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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 Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 09:10:00 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: 99%

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 Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 03' South, Longitude: 128° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.58 meters/second, 1564.5 km/hour, 972.1 miles/hour or 844.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.20 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 25' 25.2"971.97 miwest0° 09' 59.2"11.44 minorth972.37 mi
24 hours13° 29' 16.6"908.94 mieast4° 18' 18.6"295.91 minorth962.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownTue 1:10 AM1345 km836 miles726 nmSouth S
PapeeteMon 11:10 PM2343 km1456 miles1265 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter IslandTue 3:10 AM2508 km1559 miles1354 nmSoutheast SE
RarotongaMon 11:10 PM3469 km2156 miles1873 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiTue 11:10 PM3613 km2245 miles1951 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiMon 10:10 PM4499 km2796 miles2430 nmWest-southwest WSW
ApiaTue 10:10 PM4709 km2926 miles2543 nmWest W
Mexico City *Tue 4:10 AM4804 km2985 miles2594 nmNortheast NE
HonoluluMon 11:10 PM4993 km3103 miles2696 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaTue 10:10 PM5060 km3144 miles2732 nmWest-southwest WSW
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