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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 3:50:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 89%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 05' South, Longitude: 18° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.71 meters/second, 1572.1 km/hour, 976.9 miles/hour or 848.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.28 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miNorth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 26' 26.5"976.75 miWest0° 10' 19.5"11.83 miNorth977.13 mi
24 hours13° 02' 12.8"881.82 miEast4° 22' 20.7"300.51 miNorth937.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownWed 3:50 AM1423 km884 miles768 nmEast-southeast ESE
RecifeWed 12:50 AM1873 km1164 miles1011 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorWed 12:50 AM2195 km1364 miles1185 nmWest W
MonroviaWed 3:50 AM2198 km1366 miles1187 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownWed 3:50 AM2343 km1456 miles1265 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaWed 12:50 AM2412 km1499 miles1302 nmWest-northwest WNW
ConakryWed 3:50 AM2442 km1517 miles1318 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanWed 3:50 AM2491 km1548 miles1345 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroWed 3:50 AM2540 km1578 miles1371 nmNortheast NE
BissauWed 3:50 AM2665 km1656 miles1439 nmNorth N

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