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 Friday, October 11, 2013 at 08:50:00 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: 43%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:35 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 11, 2013 at 08:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.40 meters/second, 1524.2 km/hour, 947.1 miles/hour or 823.0 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' 25.4"||15.79 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||north||15.79 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 24.3"||946.88 mi||west||0° 04' 13.7"||4.85 mi||north||947.08 mi|
|24 hours||13° 39' 40.5"||896.87 mi||east||2° 12' 46.9"||152.19 mi||north||915.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Halls Creek||Fri 4:50 PM||41 km||25 miles||22 nm||WNW|
|Tennant Creek||Fri 6:20 PM||664 km||413 miles||359 nm||ESE|
|Darwin||Fri 6:20 PM||721 km||448 miles||389 nm||NNE|
|Alice Springs||Fri 6:20 PM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm||SE|
|Dili||Fri 5:50 PM||1118 km||695 miles||604 nm||NNW|
|Eucla||Fri 5:35 PM||1476 km||917 miles||797 nm||S|
|Makassar||Fri 4:50 PM||1738 km||1080 miles||938 nm||NNW|
|Denpasar||Fri 4:50 PM||1751 km||1088 miles||945 nm||NW|
|Cairns||Fri 6:50 PM||1890 km||1174 miles||1020 nm||E|
|Perth||Fri 4:50 PM||1938 km||1204 miles||1046 nm||SW|
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