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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 Friday, November 29, 2013 at 23:40:00 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: 12%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, November 25, 2013 at 7:30 PM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 29, 2013 at 23:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 25' South, Longitude: 141° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.89 meters/second, 1580.0 km/hour, 981.8 miles/hour or 853.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.36 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 28' 36.6"981.56 miwest0° 09' 27.0"10.83 misouth981.35 mi
24 hours12° 57' 26.1"878.55 mieast3° 29' 42.5"240.27 misouth905.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WeipaSat 9:40 AM156 km97 miles84 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbySat 9:40 AM695 km432 miles375 nmEast-northeast ENE
CairnsSat 9:40 AM786 km489 miles425 nmSoutheast SE
LaeSat 9:40 AM824 km512 miles445 nmNortheast NE
JayapuraSat 8:40 AM984 km611 miles531 nmNorth N
DarwinSat 9:10 AM1129 km702 miles610 nmWest W
ManokwariSat 8:40 AM1406 km874 miles759 nmNorthwest NW
Alice SpringsSat 9:10 AM1563 km971 miles844 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DiliSat 8:40 AM1737 km1079 miles938 nmWest W
HoniaraSat 10:40 AM2070 km1286 miles1117 nmEast E
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