Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

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 = Saturday, July 20, 2013 at 11:32:00 AM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

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).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 92%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, July 20, 2013 at 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 01' South, Longitude: 153° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.86 meters/second, 1504.3 km/hour, 934.7 miles/hour or 812.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.58 miWest0° 00' 01.1"0.02 miNorth15.58 mi
1 hour14° 22' 33.3"934.43 miWest0° 01' 18.2"1.50 miNorth934.50 mi
24 hours14° 58' 10.6"973.00 miEast1° 12' 08.1"82.69 miNorth980.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BrisbaneSat 9:32 PM830 km516 miles448 nmSouth S
CairnsSat 9:32 PM918 km570 miles496 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaSat 10:32 PM1332 km828 miles719 nmEast-southeast ESE
HoniaraSat 10:32 PM1342 km834 miles725 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbySat 9:32 PM1370 km851 miles740 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port VilaSat 10:32 PM1545 km960 miles834 nmEast E
SydneySat 9:32 PM1557 km967 miles841 nmSouth S
CanberraSat 9:32 PM1754 km1090 miles947 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Alice SpringsSat 9:02 PM2102 km1306 miles1135 nmWest-southwest WSW
MelbourneSat 9:32 PM2152 km1337 miles1162 nmSouth-southwest SSW

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools