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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 Monday, November 11, 2013 at 09:10:00 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: 63%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, November 10, 2013 at 5:59 AM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, November 17, 2013 at 3:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 11, 2013 at 09:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 42' South, Longitude: 145° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.09 meters/second, 1605.9 km/hour, 997.9 miles/hour or 867.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.63 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 29' 47.3"997.79 miwest0° 11' 01.1"12.62 minorth998.02 mi
24 hours11° 54' 52.4"820.08 mieast4° 28' 29.5"307.47 minorth878.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mount HagenMon 7:10 PM171 km106 miles92 nmWest W
LaeMon 7:10 PM177 km110 miles96 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbyMon 7:10 PM444 km276 miles240 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JayapuraMon 6:10 PM661 km411 miles357 nmWest-northwest WNW
BukaMon 7:10 PM987 km614 miles533 nmEast E
CairnsMon 7:10 PM1242 km772 miles670 nmSouth S
ManokwariMon 6:10 PM1405 km873 miles759 nmWest-northwest WNW
HoniaraMon 8:10 PM1619 km1006 miles874 nmEast-southeast ESE
DarwinMon 6:40 PM1802 km1120 miles973 nmWest-southwest WSW
MelekeokMon 6:10 PM1913 km1189 miles1033 nmNorthwest NW

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