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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- 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: . 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 78%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Sunday, June 16, 2013 at 5:24 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:33 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 10:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.82 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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 27.3"||16.21 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||south||16.21 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 23.2"||972.42 mi||west||0° 09' 11.0"||10.52 mi||south||972.16 mi|
|24 hours||13° 28' 44.7"||906.69 mi||east||3° 18' 19.9"||227.27 mi||south||928.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Darwin||Wed 8:26 PM||760 km||472 miles||411 nm||W|
|Tennant Creek||Wed 8:26 PM||781 km||486 miles||422 nm||SSW|
|Cairns||Wed 8:56 PM||940 km||584 miles||508 nm||ESE|
|Port Moresby||Wed 8:56 PM||1120 km||696 miles||605 nm||ENE|
|Alice Springs||Wed 8:26 PM||1203 km||747 miles||650 nm||SSW|
|Jayapura||Wed 7:56 PM||1253 km||779 miles||677 nm||NNE|
|Dili||Wed 7:56 PM||1439 km||894 miles||777 nm||WNW|
|Manokwari||Wed 7:56 PM||1455 km||904 miles||785 nm||NNW|
|Manado||Wed 6:56 PM||2187 km||1359 miles||1181 nm||NW|
|Eucla||Wed 7:41 PM||2209 km||1373 miles||1193 nm||SSW|
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