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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 12:56:00 PM.

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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).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 51%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 12:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 31' South, Longitude: 73° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.07 meters/second, 1533.8 km/hour, 953.1 miles/hour or 828.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"15.88 miWest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 miSouth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 26' 35.1"952.79 miWest0° 05' 44.0"6.57 miSouth952.56 mi
24 hours13° 40' 21.8"901.99 miEast1° 47' 12.4"122.89 miSouth905.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaWed 6:56 PM1139 km708 miles615 nmNorth N
Port LouisWed 4:56 PM1735 km1078 miles937 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisWed 4:56 PM1956 km1216 miles1056 nmWest-southwest WSW
Amsterdam IslandWed 5:56 PM2279 km1416 miles1231 nmSouth S
MaleWed 5:56 PM2399 km1491 miles1295 nmNorth N
VictoriaWed 4:56 PM2450 km1522 miles1323 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoWed 3:56 PM2773 km1723 miles1497 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 6:26 PM2783 km1729 miles1503 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniWed 3:56 PM3341 km2076 miles1804 nmWest W
BengaluruWed 6:26 PM3398 km2111 miles1835 nmNorth N

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