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.
View Day and Night Map
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 09:50:00 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: 82%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||160° 25' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.14 meters/second, 1512.5 km/hour, 939.8 miles/hour or 816.7 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' 23.7"||15.66 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||north||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 46.5"||939.61 mi||west||0° 03' 03.7"||3.51 mi||north||939.76 mi|
|24 hours||14° 25' 45.3"||941.76 mi||east||1° 50' 31.3"||126.70 mi||north||955.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Noumea||Sat 8:50 PM||705 km||438 miles||381 nm|| ESE|
|Luganville||Sat 8:50 PM||835 km||519 miles||451 nm|| ENE|
|Port Vila||Sat 8:50 PM||853 km||530 miles||461 nm|| E|
|Honiara||Sat 8:50 PM||1100 km||684 miles||594 nm|| N|
|Brisbane||Sat 7:50 PM||1173 km||729 miles||633 nm|| SW|
|Cairns||Sat 7:50 PM||1572 km||977 miles||849 nm|| W|
|Port Moresby||Sat 7:50 PM||1798 km||1117 miles||971 nm|| NW|
|Sydney||Sat 7:50 PM||1848 km||1148 miles||998 nm|| SSW|
|Suva||Sat 9:50 PM||1903 km||1182 miles||1028 nm|| E|
|Canberra||Sat 7:50 PM||2084 km||1295 miles||1125 nm|| SSW|
Related time zone tools