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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 21:00:00 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 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 21:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 57' South, Longitude: 47° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.57 meters/second, 1550.0 km/hour, 963.1 miles/hour or 837.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"16.05 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 24' 32.6"962.97 miwest0° 08' 53.6"10.19 minorth963.35 mi
24 hours13° 50' 57.8"925.58 mieast3° 57' 28.7"272.08 minorth972.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MahajangaMidnight Mon-Tue125 km77 miles67 nmSouthwest SW
MamoutzouMidnight Mon-Tue318 km198 miles172 nmNorthwest NW
AntsirananaMidnight Mon-Tue376 km233 miles203 nmNortheast NE
ToamasinaMidnight Mon-Tue427 km265 miles231 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MutsamuduMidnight Mon-Tue430 km267 miles232 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoMidnight Mon-Tue440 km273 miles238 nmSouth S
FomboniMidnight Mon-Tue473 km294 miles256 nmNorthwest NW
AntsirabeMidnight Mon-Tue544 km338 miles294 nmSouth S
MoroniMidnight Mon-Tue556 km345 miles300 nmNorthwest NW
NampulaMon 11:00 PM849 km528 miles459 nmWest W

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