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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 19, 2013 at 22:38:00 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: 99%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:42 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 19, 2013 at 22:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 11' North, Longitude: 27° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.89 meters/second, 1565.6 km/hour, 972.8 miles/hour or 845.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.21 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 30' 10.6"972.63 miwest0° 07' 29.8"8.59 minorth972.40 mi
24 hours11° 57' 23.4"801.89 mieast2° 37' 02.5"179.96 minorth817.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al-FashirSun 1:38 AM266 km165 miles143 nmWest-southwest WSW
Al-UbayyidSun 1:38 AM289 km180 miles156 nmEast-southeast ESE
KhartoumSun 1:38 AM539 km335 miles291 nmEast-northeast ENE
KostiSun 1:38 AM544 km338 miles294 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalakalSun 1:38 AM669 km416 miles361 nmSoutheast SE
WauSun 1:38 AM718 km446 miles388 nmSouth S
FadaSat 11:38 PM739 km459 miles399 nmWest-northwest WNW
AbéchéSat 11:38 PM748 km465 miles404 nmWest W
KassalaSun 1:38 AM942 km585 miles509 nmEast E
TeseneySun 1:38 AM965 km600 miles521 nmEast E
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