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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 15:10:00 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 15:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 47' South, Longitude: 131° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.67 meters/second, 1543.2 km/hour, 958.9 miles/hour or 833.3 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' 08.9"958.71 miwest0° 08' 17.3"9.50 minorth959.08 mi
24 hours14° 01' 06.5"933.15 mieast3° 45' 27.7"258.34 minorth975.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KatherineTue 12:40 AM186 km116 miles101 nmNortheast NE
DarwinTue 12:40 AM370 km230 miles200 nmNorth N
Tennant CreekTue 12:40 AM533 km331 miles288 nmSoutheast SE
Alice SpringsTue 12:40 AM920 km572 miles497 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BaucauTue 12:10 AM960 km597 miles518 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SameTue 12:10 AM962 km598 miles519 nmNorthwest NW
SuaiTue 12:10 AM963 km599 miles520 nmNorthwest NW
DiliTue 12:10 AM1006 km625 miles543 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsTue 1:10 AM1563 km971 miles844 nmEast E
ManokwariTue 12:10 AM1680 km1044 miles907 nmNorth N
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