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 13:54:00 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 13:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.26 meters/second, 1584.9 km/hour, 984.8 miles/hour or 855.8 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' 26.8"||16.41 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 51.0"||984.77 mi||west||0° 11' 00.6"||12.61 mi||north||985.13 mi|
|24 hours||13° 00' 06.7"||886.25 mi||east||4° 36' 15.0"||316.42 mi||north||945.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Moresby||Tue 11:54 PM||367 km||228 miles||198 nm||E|
|Mount Hagen||Tue 11:54 PM||441 km||274 miles||238 nm||N|
|Lae||Tue 11:54 PM||485 km||301 miles||262 nm||NE|
|Cairns||Tue 11:54 PM||812 km||504 miles||438 nm||SSE|
|Jayapura||Tue 10:54 PM||878 km||546 miles||474 nm||NNW|
|Darwin||Tue 11:24 PM||1452 km||902 miles||784 nm||WSW|
|Manokwari||Tue 10:54 PM||1470 km||913 miles||794 nm||NW|
|Honiara||Wed 12:54 AM||1766 km||1097 miles||954 nm||E|
|Alice Springs||Tue 11:24 PM||1867 km||1160 miles||1008 nm||SSW|
|Dili||Tue 10:54 PM||2015 km||1252 miles||1088 nm||W|
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