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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, March 4, 2013 at 8:34:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 51%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 4, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 20' South, Longitude: 141° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.08 meters/second, 1505.1 km/hour, 935.2 miles/hour or 812.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.59 miWest0° 00' 01.3"0.03 miSouth15.59 mi
1 hour14° 24' 47.5"934.91 miWest0° 01' 18.0"1.49 miSouth934.85 mi
24 hours14° 06' 32.9"915.20 miEast0° 06' 08.7"7.05 miNorth915.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mount IsaTue 6:34 AM197 km122 miles106 nmWest-southwest WSW
CairnsTue 6:34 AM602 km374 miles325 nmNortheast NE
Tennant CreekTue 6:04 AM752 km467 miles406 nmWest W
Alice SpringsTue 6:04 AM855 km531 miles462 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbyTue 6:34 AM1358 km844 miles734 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DarwinTue 6:04 AM1419 km881 miles766 nmNorthwest NW
BrisbaneTue 6:34 AM1427 km887 miles771 nmSoutheast SE
Adelaide *Tue 7:04 AM1639 km1019 miles885 nmSouth S
EuclaTue 5:19 AM1767 km1098 miles954 nmSouthwest SW
Sydney *Tue 7:34 AM1788 km1111 miles965 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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