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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 10:10:00 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 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 01' South, Longitude: 122° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.33 meters/second, 1545.6 km/hour, 960.4 miles/hour or 834.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.01 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 minorth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 26' 26.7"960.18 miwest0° 07' 00.1"8.02 minorth960.49 mi
24 hours13° 11' 49.8"877.53 mieast3° 13' 06.8"221.28 minorth911.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BroomeSat 6:10 PM222 km138 miles120 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KupangSat 6:10 PM654 km407 miles353 nmNorth N
SuaiSat 7:10 PM791 km492 miles427 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EndeSat 6:10 PM800 km497 miles432 nmNorth N
SameSat 7:10 PM839 km521 miles453 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliSat 7:10 PM882 km548 miles476 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BaucauSat 7:10 PM929 km578 miles502 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RabaSat 6:10 PM940 km584 miles508 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DarwinSat 7:40 PM962 km598 miles520 nmEast-northeast ENE
DenpasarSat 6:10 PM1148 km713 miles620 nmNorthwest NW

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