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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 17:34:00 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 17:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 16' North, Longitude: 176° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.35 meters/second, 1567.2 km/hour, 973.8 miles/hour or 846.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.23 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 minorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 31' 22.9"973.64 miwest0° 07' 34.9"8.69 minorth973.40 mi
24 hours11° 28' 06.8"768.91 mieast2° 40' 25.3"183.84 minorth785.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MajuroTue 5:34 AM1522 km946 miles822 nmWest-southwest WSW
MidwayMon 6:34 AM1545 km960 miles834 nmNorth N
Baker IslandMon 5:34 AM1557 km967 miles841 nmSouth S
TarawaTue 5:34 AM1805 km1122 miles975 nmSouthwest SW
Wake IslandTue 5:34 AM1841 km1144 miles994 nmWest-northwest WNW
HonoluluMon 7:34 AM2160 km1342 miles1167 nmEast-northeast ENE
YarenTue 5:34 AM2422 km1505 miles1308 nmSouthwest SW
KiritimatiTue 7:34 AM2550 km1584 miles1377 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiTue 5:34 AM2556 km1588 miles1380 nmSouth S
FakaofoTue 6:34 AM2687 km1669 miles1451 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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