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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 = Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 7:44:00 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: 99%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 04' South, Longitude: 72° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.49 meters/second, 1607.3 km/hour, 998.8 miles/hour or 867.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.64 miWest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 miNorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 28' 27.2"998.68 miWest0° 11' 59.8"13.74 miNorth998.90 mi
24 hours12° 24' 52.2"856.57 miEast4° 48' 13.8"330.06 miNorth919.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaThu 1:44 AM359 km223 miles194 nmSouth S
Addu CityThu 12:44 AM377 km234 miles203 nmNorth N
MaleThu 12:44 AM915 km569 miles494 nmNorth N
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 1:14 AM1451 km902 miles784 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboThu 1:14 AM1452 km902 miles784 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramThu 1:14 AM1467 km911 miles792 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaduraiThu 1:14 AM1659 km1031 miles896 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VictoriaWed 11:44 PM1918 km1192 miles1036 nmWest W
BengaluruThu 1:14 AM1958 km1217 miles1057 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ChennaiThu 1:14 AM2072 km1287 miles1119 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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