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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 = Monday, August 19, 2013 at 5:10:00 PM.

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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: 97%

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 Monday, August 19, 2013 at 17:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 23' South, Longitude: 83° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.11 meters/second, 1562.8 km/hour, 971.1 miles/hour or 843.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.5"16.18 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miNorth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 25' 39.8"970.90 miWest0° 09' 32.2"10.93 miNorth971.28 mi
24 hours13° 28' 19.6"906.61 miEast4° 09' 31.6"285.85 miNorth957.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaMon 11:10 PM1385 km861 miles748 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleMon 10:10 PM2232 km1387 miles1205 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 10:40 PM2276 km1414 miles1229 nmNorth N
ColomboMon 10:40 PM2282 km1418 miles1232 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramMon 10:40 PM2525 km1569 miles1364 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiMon 10:40 PM2645 km1644 miles1428 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaTue 12:10 AM2682 km1667 miles1448 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurTue 1:10 AM2721 km1691 miles1469 nmNortheast NE
Amsterdam IslandMon 10:10 PM2767 km1719 miles1494 nmSouth S
SingaporeTue 1:10 AM2774 km1724 miles1498 nmNortheast NE

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