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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 = Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 3:10:00 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: 81%

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 Sunday, September 15, 2013 at 15:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 46' South, Longitude: 80° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.78 meters/second, 1554.4 km/hour, 965.9 miles/hour or 839.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.10 miWest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 miNorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 26' 13.8"965.68 miWest0° 08' 14.2"9.44 miNorth966.03 mi
24 hours13° 18' 10.4"889.83 miEast3° 41' 13.9"253.47 miNorth931.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSun 9:10 PM1224 km761 miles661 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSun 8:10 PM2239 km1392 miles1209 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 8:40 PM2396 km1489 miles1294 nmNorth N
ColomboSun 8:40 PM2402 km1493 miles1297 nmNorth N
Port LouisSun 7:10 PM2531 km1573 miles1367 nmWest-southwest WSW
Amsterdam IslandSun 8:10 PM2570 km1597 miles1388 nmSouth S
ThiruvananthapuramSun 8:40 PM2606 km1620 miles1407 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisSun 7:10 PM2755 km1712 miles1487 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSun 7:10 PM2983 km1853 miles1611 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaSun 10:10 PM3013 km1872 miles1627 nmEast-northeast ENE

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