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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, November 30, 2013 at 23:50:00 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: 6%

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 Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 23:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 56' South, Longitude: 151° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.60 meters/second, 1553.8 km/hour, 965.5 miles/hour or 839.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.09 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 misouth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 26' 29.2"965.20 miwest0° 07' 48.7"8.95 misouth964.95 mi
24 hours13° 47' 49.3"922.14 mieast2° 41' 18.2"184.86 misouth934.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CairnsSun 9:50 AM672 km417 miles363 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port MoresbySun 9:50 AM781 km486 miles422 nmNorthwest NW
GizoSun 10:50 AM941 km585 miles508 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraSun 10:50 AM1085 km674 miles586 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrisbaneSun 9:50 AM1394 km866 miles753 nmSouth S
Port VilaSun 10:50 AM1801 km1119 miles972 nmEast-southeast ESE
JayapuraSun 8:50 AM1828 km1136 miles987 nmNorthwest NW
Sydney *Sun 10:50 AM2097 km1303 miles1132 nmSouth S
Alice SpringsSun 9:20 AM2108 km1310 miles1138 nmWest-southwest WSW
Canberra *Sun 10:50 AM2268 km1409 miles1225 nmSouth S

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