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 Monday, July 22, 2013 at 14:10:00 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: 100%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:19 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Monday, July 22, 2013 at 6:16 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, July 22, 2013 at 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.35 meters/second, 1542.1 km/hour, 958.2 miles/hour or 832.7 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' 24.1"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.16 mi||north||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 05.1"||958.07 mi||west||0° 08' 10.8"||9.38 mi||north||958.44 mi|
|24 hours||14° 02' 47.1"||934.46 mi||east||3° 43' 19.0"||255.90 mi||north||976.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Tue 12:10 AM||121 km||75 miles||65 nm||SSE|
|Port Moresby||Tue 12:10 AM||744 km||462 miles||402 nm||NNE|
|Alice Springs||Mon 11:40 PM||1476 km||917 miles||797 nm||SW|
|Brisbane||Tue 12:10 AM||1506 km||936 miles||813 nm||SSE|
|Jayapura||Mon 11:10 PM||1564 km||972 miles||845 nm||NNW|
|Darwin||Mon 11:40 PM||1609 km||1000 miles||869 nm||WNW|
|Honiara||Tue 1:10 AM||1743 km||1083 miles||941 nm||ENE|
|Sydney||Tue 12:10 AM||2074 km||1288 miles||1120 nm||SSE|
|Manokwari||Mon 11:10 PM||2074 km||1289 miles||1120 nm||NW|
|Canberra||Tue 12:10 AM||2178 km||1354 miles||1176 nm||S|
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