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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 18:16:00 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
This phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 22, 2013 at 18:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 21' South, Longitude: 86° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.67 meters/second, 1546.8 km/hour, 961.1 miles/hour or 835.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"16.02 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 24' 21.3"960.96 miwest0° 08' 36.9"9.87 minorth961.34 mi
24 hours13° 55' 45.1"929.17 mieast3° 52' 00.5"265.83 minorth974.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaTue 12:16 AM1777 km1104 miles960 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaTue 1:16 AM2438 km1515 miles1316 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungTue 1:16 AM2481 km1541 miles1339 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 11:46 PM2566 km1594 miles1385 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboMon 11:46 PM2570 km1597 miles1388 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleMon 11:16 PM2594 km1612 miles1400 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandMon 11:16 PM2639 km1640 miles1425 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Kuala LumpurTue 2:16 AM2640 km1641 miles1426 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeTue 2:16 AM2649 km1646 miles1430 nmNortheast NE
PontianakTue 1:16 AM3027 km1881 miles1634 nmEast-northeast ENE

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