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 Tuesday, August 20, 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: 100%
|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 Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.21 meters/second, 1584.8 km/hour, 984.7 miles/hour or 855.7 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' 26.8"||16.41 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.41 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 50.4"||984.67 mi||west||0° 11' 00.0"||12.60 mi||north||985.02 mi|
|24 hours||13° 00' 20.0"||886.42 mi||east||4° 36' 05.8"||316.24 mi||north||946.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Moresby||Tue 11:44 PM||110 km||68 miles||59 nm||ENE|
|Lae||Tue 11:44 PM||354 km||220 miles||191 nm||NNE|
|Mount Hagen||Tue 11:44 PM||496 km||308 miles||268 nm||NNW|
|Cairns||Tue 11:44 PM||784 km||487 miles||423 nm||S|
|Jayapura||Tue 10:44 PM||1017 km||632 miles||549 nm||NW|
|Honiara||Wed 12:44 AM||1502 km||933 miles||811 nm||E|
|Manokwari||Tue 10:44 PM||1678 km||1043 miles||906 nm||NW|
|Darwin||Tue 11:14 PM||1710 km||1062 miles||923 nm||W|
|Alice Springs||Tue 11:14 PM||2021 km||1256 miles||1091 nm||SW|
|Brisbane||Tue 11:44 PM||2074 km||1289 miles||1120 nm||SSE|
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