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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 29, 2013 at 16:44:00 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: 50%

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 29, 2013 at 16:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 09' North, Longitude: 164° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.55 meters/second, 1568.0 km/hour, 974.3 miles/hour or 846.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.24 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 31' 23.2"974.10 miwest0° 07' 38.7"8.76 minorth973.86 mi
24 hours11° 28' 00.5"769.15 mieast2° 42' 00.5"185.65 minorth786.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluMon 6:44 AM1079 km671 miles583 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiTue 6:44 AM1587 km986 miles857 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Baker IslandMon 4:44 AM2011 km1250 miles1086 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayMon 5:44 AM2030 km1261 miles1096 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoTue 5:44 AM2697 km1676 miles1457 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroTue 4:44 AM2738 km1701 miles1478 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaTue 4:44 AM2822 km1754 miles1524 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiTue 4:44 AM3068 km1906 miles1657 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandTue 4:44 AM3096 km1924 miles1672 nmWest-northwest WNW
ApiaTue 5:44 AM3190 km1982 miles1723 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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