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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, October 12, 2013 at 9:00:00 AM.

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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: 55%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 09' South, Longitude: 139° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.01 meters/second, 1544.5 km/hour, 959.7 miles/hour or 833.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.99 miWest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 miNorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 26' 23.5"959.47 miWest0° 06' 53.0"7.89 miNorth959.78 mi
24 hours13° 13' 12.2"878.45 miEast3° 10' 39.4"218.47 miNorth911.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NormantonSat 7:00 PM235 km146 miles127 nmSoutheast SE
CairnsSat 7:00 PM671 km417 miles362 nmEast E
Tennant CreekSat 6:30 PM687 km427 miles371 nmSouthwest SW
DarwinSat 6:30 PM1023 km636 miles553 nmWest-northwest WNW
Alice SpringsSat 6:30 PM1025 km637 miles553 nmSouthwest SW
Port MoresbySat 7:00 PM1112 km691 miles600 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraSat 6:00 PM1510 km938 miles815 nmNorth N
DiliSat 6:00 PM1734 km1078 miles936 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariSat 6:00 PM1794 km1115 miles969 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrisbaneSat 7:00 PM1872 km1163 miles1011 nmSoutheast SE

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