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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, October 14, 2013 at 10:50:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 77%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Friday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Friday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 14, 2013 at 10:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.59 meters/second, 1593.3 km/hour, 990.0 miles/hour or 860.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 28.6"||16.50 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 45.9"||990.00 mi||west||0° 10' 33.3"||12.09 mi||north||990.31 mi|
|24 hours||12° 19' 06.6"||842.27 mi||east||4° 23' 29.5"||301.79 mi||north||898.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jayapura||Mon 7:50 PM||721 km||448 miles||389 nm||NNE|
|Port Moresby||Mon 8:50 PM||936 km||581 miles||505 nm||E|
|Lae||Mon 8:50 PM||940 km||584 miles||508 nm||ENE|
|Darwin||Mon 8:20 PM||954 km||593 miles||515 nm||WSW|
|Manokwari||Mon 7:50 PM||1012 km||629 miles||546 nm||NNW|
|Cairns||Mon 8:50 PM||1186 km||737 miles||640 nm||SE|
|Dili||Mon 7:50 PM||1445 km||898 miles||780 nm||W|
|Alice Springs||Mon 8:20 PM||1734 km||1077 miles||936 nm||SSW|
|Melekeok||Mon 7:50 PM||1852 km||1151 miles||1000 nm||NNW|
|Manado||Mon 6:50 PM||1910 km||1187 miles||1031 nm||NW|
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