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 15:20:00 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 15:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.64 meters/second, 1586.3 km/hour, 985.7 miles/hour or 856.5 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"||16.43 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 55.9"||985.57 mi||west||0° 11' 05.2"||12.70 mi||north||985.92 mi|
|24 hours||12° 58' 13.8"||884.74 mi||east||4° 37' 31.4"||317.85 mi||north||944.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kupang||Tue 11:20 PM||81 km||50 miles||44 nm||SE|
|Ende||Tue 11:20 PM||182 km||113 miles||98 nm||WNW|
|Suai||Wed 12:20 AM||232 km||144 miles||125 nm||E|
|Same||Wed 12:20 AM||281 km||174 miles||151 nm||ENE|
|Dili||Wed 12:20 AM||288 km||179 miles||156 nm||ENE|
|Baucau||Wed 12:20 AM||382 km||237 miles||206 nm||ENE|
|Raba||Tue 11:20 PM||500 km||311 miles||270 nm||WNW|
|Kendari||Tue 11:20 PM||622 km||386 miles||336 nm||N|
|Makassar||Tue 11:20 PM||640 km||398 miles||346 nm||NW|
|Mataram||Tue 11:20 PM||783 km||487 miles||423 nm||W|
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