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 15:00:00 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 15:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.62 meters/second, 1543.0 km/hour, 958.8 miles/hour or 833.2 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' 24.1"||15.98 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||15.98 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 08.4"||958.60 mi||west||0° 08' 16.2"||9.48 mi||north||958.97 mi|
|24 hours||14° 01' 21.8"||933.34 mi||east||3° 45' 08.4"||257.97 mi||north||975.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Katherine||Tue 12:30 AM||187 km||116 miles||101 nm||NW|
|Tennant Creek||Tue 12:30 AM||435 km||270 miles||235 nm||SSE|
|Darwin||Tue 12:30 AM||457 km||284 miles||247 nm||NW|
|Alice Springs||Tue 12:30 AM||876 km||544 miles||473 nm||S|
|Dili||Midnight Mon-Tue||1163 km||723 miles||628 nm||NW|
|Cairns||Tue 1:00 AM||1336 km||830 miles||721 nm||E|
|Manokwari||Midnight Mon-Tue||1654 km||1028 miles||893 nm||N|
|Port Moresby||Tue 1:00 AM||1661 km||1032 miles||897 nm||ENE|
|Jayapura||Midnight Mon-Tue||1676 km||1041 miles||905 nm||NNE|
|Eucla||Mon 11:45 PM||1814 km||1127 miles||980 nm||SSW|
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