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.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, August 19, 2013 at 13:44:00 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: 97%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:57 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:45 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.04 meters/second, 1558.9 km/hour, 968.7 miles/hour or 841.8 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' 25.4"||16.14 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.15 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 28.7"||968.58 mi||west||0° 09' 14.2"||10.58 mi||north||968.96 mi|
|24 hours||13° 32' 59.6"||909.86 mi||east||4° 03' 39.2"||279.16 mi||north||958.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Katherine||Mon 11:14 PM||78 km||49 miles||42 nm||SW|
|Darwin||Mon 11:14 PM||260 km||161 miles||140 nm||NW|
|Tennant Creek||Mon 11:14 PM||653 km||406 miles||353 nm||SSE|
|Baucau||Mon 10:44 PM||913 km||567 miles||493 nm||NW|
|Same||Mon 10:44 PM||944 km||587 miles||510 nm||NW|
|Suai||Mon 10:44 PM||960 km||597 miles||519 nm||WNW|
|Dili||Mon 10:44 PM||980 km||609 miles||529 nm||NW|
|Alice Springs||Mon 11:14 PM||1090 km||677 miles||588 nm||S|
|Cairns||Mon 11:44 PM||1439 km||894 miles||777 nm||ESE|
|Manokwari||Mon 10:44 PM||1451 km||902 miles||783 nm||N|
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