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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 Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 10:56:00 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: 78%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, June 16, 2013 at 5:25 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 10:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 29' South, Longitude: 138° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.83 meters/second, 1565.4 km/hour, 972.7 miles/hour or 845.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.3"16.21 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 27' 23.3"972.43 miwest0° 09' 11.2"10.53 misouth972.18 mi
24 hours13° 28' 42.2"906.66 mieast3° 18' 22.1"227.31 misouth928.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinWed 8:26 PM789 km490 miles426 nmWest W
Tennant CreekWed 8:26 PM796 km495 miles430 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsWed 8:56 PM914 km568 miles493 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyWed 8:56 PM1093 km679 miles590 nmEast-northeast ENE
Alice SpringsWed 8:26 PM1213 km754 miles655 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraWed 7:56 PM1246 km774 miles673 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariWed 7:56 PM1463 km909 miles790 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliWed 7:56 PM1467 km911 miles792 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrisbaneWed 8:56 PM2196 km1364 miles1186 nmSoutheast SE
ManadoWed 6:56 PM2206 km1371 miles1191 nmNorthwest NW

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