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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 3:50:00 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: 72%

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 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 29' South, Longitude: 57° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.50 meters/second, 1531.8 km/hour, 951.8 miles/hour or 827.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"15.86 miWest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 miNorth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 25' 21.8"951.57 miWest0° 05' 46.4"6.62 miNorth951.85 mi
24 hours13° 41' 34.4"903.44 miEast2° 48' 41.7"193.33 miNorth930.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisSat 7:50 PM297 km184 miles160 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisSat 7:50 PM425 km264 miles230 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Sat 7:50 PM684 km425 miles369 nmEast-southeast ESE
ToamasinaSat 6:50 PM847 km526 miles457 nmWest W
AntananarivoSat 6:50 PM1052 km654 miles568 nmWest W
VictoriaSat 7:50 PM1439 km894 miles777 nmNorth N
MoroniSat 6:50 PM1648 km1024 miles890 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaSat 9:50 PM1984 km1233 miles1072 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamSat 6:50 PM2291 km1424 miles1237 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuSat 6:50 PM2531 km1573 miles1367 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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