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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 = Monday, October 14, 2013 at 9:40:00 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: 77%

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 Monday, October 14, 2013 at 09:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 57' South, Longitude: 155° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.31 meters/second, 1592.3 km/hour, 989.4 miles/hour or 859.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.49 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 28' 42.8"989.32 miWest0° 10' 29.9"12.03 miNorth989.63 mi
24 hours12° 20' 09.1"842.92 miEast4° 22' 32.7"300.69 miNorth898.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GizoMon 8:40 PM142 km88 miles77 nmNortheast NE
ArawaMon 7:40 PM303 km188 miles163 nmNorth N
BukaMon 7:40 PM411 km255 miles222 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HoniaraMon 8:40 PM452 km281 miles244 nmEast E
Port MoresbyMon 7:40 PM955 km594 miles516 nmWest W
LaeMon 7:40 PM1010 km627 miles545 nmWest-northwest WNW
CairnsMon 7:40 PM1405 km873 miles759 nmSouthwest SW
YarenMon 9:40 PM1538 km956 miles830 nmNortheast NE
Port VilaMon 8:40 PM1661 km1032 miles897 nmSoutheast SE
PalikirMon 8:40 PM1773 km1102 miles958 nmNorth N

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