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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, July 22, 2013 at 15:00:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 22, 2013 at 15:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 49' South, Longitude: 133° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.61 meters/second, 1543.0 km/hour, 958.8 miles/hour or 833.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.98 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 24' 08.3"958.59 miwest0° 08' 16.2"9.48 minorth958.96 mi
24 hours14° 01' 23.7"933.36 mieast3° 45' 06.0"257.92 minorth976.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KatherineTue 12:30 AM206 km128 miles111 nmNorthwest NW
Tennant CreekTue 12:30 AM430 km267 miles232 nmSouth S
DarwinTue 12:30 AM474 km295 miles256 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsTue 12:30 AM874 km543 miles472 nmSouth S
DiliMidnight Mon-Tue1184 km736 miles639 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsTue 1:00 AM1308 km812 miles706 nmEast E
Port MoresbyTue 1:00 AM1635 km1016 miles883 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManokwariMidnight Mon-Tue1654 km1027 miles893 nmNorth N
JayapuraMidnight Mon-Tue1662 km1033 miles898 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EuclaMon 11:45 PM1821 km1132 miles983 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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