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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 20:10:00 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 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 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 05' South, Longitude: 59° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.29 meters/second, 1549.1 km/hour, 962.5 miles/hour or 836.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"16.04 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 24' 29.1"962.35 miwest0° 08' 48.6"10.10 minorth962.73 mi
24 hours13° 52' 25.9"926.68 mieast3° 55' 50.4"270.21 minorth972.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisTue 12:10 AM590 km367 miles319 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Tue 12:10 AM681 km423 miles368 nmSoutheast SE
Saint-DenisTue 12:10 AM753 km468 miles406 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VictoriaTue 12:10 AM1226 km762 miles662 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoMon 11:10 PM1311 km814 miles708 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaTue 2:10 AM1681 km1044 miles907 nmEast-northeast ENE
MoroniMon 11:10 PM1763 km1095 miles952 nmWest W
Dar es SalaamMon 11:10 PM2355 km1463 miles1272 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuMon 11:10 PM2430 km1510 miles1312 nmNorthwest NW
MaleTue 1:10 AM2653 km1648 miles1432 nmNortheast NE
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