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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 Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 17:44:00 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: 60%

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 Sunday, July 28, 2013 at 17:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 54' North, Longitude: 169° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.05 meters/second, 1587.8 km/hour, 986.6 miles/hour or 857.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.44 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.3"986.44 miwest0° 09' 15.0"10.60 minorth986.25 mi
24 hours348° 33' 18.0"777.43 miwest3° 23' 12.8"232.82 minorth806.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroMon 5:44 AM467 km290 miles252 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Wake IslandMon 5:44 AM969 km602 miles523 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TarawaMon 5:44 AM1127 km701 miles609 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenMon 5:44 AM1290 km802 miles697 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirMon 4:44 AM1296 km805 miles700 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandSun 5:44 AM1973 km1226 miles1065 nmSoutheast SE
MidwaySun 6:44 AM2371 km1473 miles1280 nmNortheast NE
FunafutiMon 5:44 AM2414 km1500 miles1303 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraMon 4:44 AM2473 km1536 miles1335 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HagåtñaMon 3:44 AM2680 km1666 miles1447 nmWest W

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