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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 10:56:00 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 10:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 12' South, Longitude: 116° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.26 meters/second, 1516.5 km/hour, 942.3 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' 09.5"942.02 miWest0° 03' 14.6"3.72 miSouth941.88 mi
24 hours14° 09' 43.5"925.23 miEast0° 42' 27.6"48.68 miSouth924.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KarrathaThu 6:56 PM182 km113 miles98 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DenpasarThu 6:56 PM1171 km728 miles633 nmNorth N
MalangThu 5:56 PM1301 km808 miles702 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurabayaThu 5:56 PM1373 km853 miles741 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurakartaThu 5:56 PM1413 km878 miles763 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthThu 6:56 PM1414 km879 miles764 nmSouth S
DiliThu 7:56 PM1550 km963 miles837 nmNortheast NE
MakassarThu 6:56 PM1593 km990 miles860 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungThu 5:56 PM1648 km1024 miles890 nmNorthwest NW
DarwinThu 8:26 PM1732 km1076 miles935 nmEast-northeast ENE

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