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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 18:26:00 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 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 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 20' South, Longitude: 84° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.73 meters/second, 1547.0 km/hour, 961.3 miles/hour or 835.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"16.02 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 24' 21.9"961.08 miwest0° 08' 38.0"9.89 minorth961.46 mi
24 hours13° 55' 27.7"928.95 mieast3° 52' 21.0"266.22 minorth973.90 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 12:26 AM1554 km966 miles839 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleMon 11:26 PM2455 km1525 miles1325 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 11:56 PM2501 km1554 miles1350 nmNorth N
ColomboMon 11:56 PM2505 km1556 miles1353 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandMon 11:26 PM2572 km1598 miles1389 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JakartaTue 1:26 AM2677 km1664 miles1446 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurTue 2:26 AM2813 km1748 miles1519 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeTue 2:26 AM2843 km1767 miles1535 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisMon 10:26 PM2872 km1785 miles1551 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisMon 10:26 PM3093 km1922 miles1670 nmWest-southwest WSW
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