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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 9:30:00 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 09:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 05' South, Longitude: 132° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.15 meters/second, 1544.9 km/hour, 960.0 miles/hour or 834.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.00 miWest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 miNorth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 26' 24.9"959.78 miWest0° 06' 56.0"7.95 miNorth960.09 mi
24 hours13° 12' 36.9"878.06 miEast3° 11' 42.9"219.68 miNorth911.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KatherineSat 7:00 PM180 km112 miles97 nmNorth N
DarwinSat 7:00 PM432 km268 miles233 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Tennant CreekSat 7:00 PM441 km274 miles238 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Alice SpringsSat 7:00 PM858 km533 miles463 nmSouth S
DiliSat 6:30 PM1110 km690 miles599 nmNorthwest NW
CairnsSat 7:30 PM1439 km894 miles777 nmEast E
ManokwariSat 6:30 PM1694 km1053 miles915 nmNorth N
JayapuraSat 6:30 PM1758 km1092 miles949 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EuclaSat 6:15 PM1761 km1095 miles951 nmSouth S
Port MoresbySat 7:30 PM1772 km1101 miles957 nmEast-northeast ENE

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