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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 = Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 2:50:00 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: 71%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 14:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 35' South, Longitude: 71° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.26 meters/second, 1530.9 km/hour, 951.3 miles/hour or 826.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.85 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 miNorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 25' 20.0"951.04 miWest0° 05' 39.4"6.48 miNorth951.31 mi
24 hours13° 42' 27.5"903.94 miEast2° 46' 08.9"190.41 miNorth930.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Sat 6:50 PM912 km567 miles493 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaSat 8:50 PM1140 km708 miles615 nmNorth N
Port LouisSat 6:50 PM1532 km952 miles827 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSat 6:50 PM1754 km1090 miles947 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSat 6:50 PM2285 km1420 miles1234 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandSat 7:50 PM2310 km1436 miles1248 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaleSat 7:50 PM2414 km1500 miles1304 nmNorth N
AntananarivoSat 5:50 PM2567 km1595 miles1386 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 8:20 PM2851 km1771 miles1539 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniSat 5:50 PM3137 km1950 miles1694 nmWest W

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