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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 09:50:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

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 09:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 03' South, Longitude: 127° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.24 meters/second, 1545.3 km/hour, 960.2 miles/hour or 834.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.00 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 minorth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 26' 25.8"959.98 miwest0° 06' 58.0"7.99 minorth960.29 mi
24 hours13° 12' 13.4"877.79 mieast3° 12' 24.9"220.48 minorth911.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Halls CreekSat 5:50 PM241 km150 miles130 nmSouth S
DarwinSat 7:20 PM535 km333 miles289 nmNortheast NE
KupangSat 5:50 PM778 km484 miles420 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuaiSat 6:50 PM784 km487 miles423 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SameSat 6:50 PM805 km500 miles435 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Tennant CreekSat 7:20 PM812 km505 miles438 nmEast-southeast ESE
BaucauSat 6:50 PM847 km526 miles457 nmNorth N
DiliSat 6:50 PM855 km531 miles462 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EndeSat 5:50 PM1019 km633 miles550 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsSat 7:20 PM1077 km669 miles581 nmSoutheast SE

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