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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 = Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 11:10:00 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: 90%

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 Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 11:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 23' South, Longitude: 155° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.20 meters/second, 1530.7 km/hour, 951.1 miles/hour or 826.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.85 miWest0° 00' 06.2"0.12 miNorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 24' 15.7"950.91 miWest0° 06' 22.8"7.32 miNorth951.21 mi
24 hours14° 06' 10.7"931.02 miEast3° 04' 35.4"211.54 miNorth961.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraSun 10:10 PM983 km611 miles531 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CairnsSun 9:10 PM1079 km671 miles583 nmWest W
BrisbaneSun 9:10 PM1155 km718 miles624 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NoumeaSun 10:10 PM1228 km763 miles663 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbySun 9:10 PM1289 km801 miles696 nmNorthwest NW
Port VilaSun 10:10 PM1317 km819 miles711 nmEast E
SydneySun 9:10 PM1885 km1171 miles1018 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CanberraSun 9:10 PM2094 km1301 miles1131 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenSun 11:10 PM2219 km1379 miles1198 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraSun 8:10 PM2336 km1452 miles1262 nmNorthwest NW

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