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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 = Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 10:46:00 AM.

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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: 61%

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 Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 10:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 11' South, Longitude: 118° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.29 meters/second, 1516.6 km/hour, 942.4 miles/hour or 818.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.71 miWest0° 00' 03.2"0.06 miSouth15.71 mi
1 hour14° 25' 10.1"942.09 miWest0° 03' 15.9"3.74 miSouth941.94 mi
24 hours14° 09' 32.6"925.08 miEast0° 42' 58.9"49.28 miSouth924.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port HedlandThu 6:46 PM125 km78 miles68 nmSouth S
DenpasarThu 6:46 PM1222 km760 miles660 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliThu 7:46 PM1394 km866 miles753 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangThu 5:46 PM1399 km870 miles756 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthThu 6:46 PM1442 km896 miles779 nmSouth S
SurabayaThu 5:46 PM1465 km910 miles791 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinThu 8:16 PM1503 km934 miles812 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakassarThu 6:46 PM1556 km967 miles840 nmNorth N
Alice SpringsThu 8:16 PM1656 km1029 miles894 nmEast-southeast ESE
EuclaThu 7:31 PM1724 km1071 miles931 nmSoutheast SE

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