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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, July 24, 2013 at 2:44:00 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: 97%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, July 29, 2013 at 5:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 57' South, Longitude: 21° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.03 meters/second, 1584.1 km/hour, 984.3 miles/hour or 855.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.40 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miNorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 26' 44.1"984.20 miWest0° 11' 08.7"12.77 miNorth984.56 mi
24 hours12° 58' 36.8"884.15 miEast4° 38' 20.8"318.80 miNorth944.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeTue 11:44 PM1456 km905 miles786 nmWest W
SalvadorTue 11:44 PM1851 km1150 miles1000 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownWed 2:44 AM1864 km1158 miles1006 nmEast-southeast ESE
FortalezaTue 11:44 PM1972 km1226 miles1065 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaWed 2:44 AM2172 km1350 miles1173 nmNortheast NE
FreetownWed 2:44 AM2249 km1397 miles1214 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryWed 2:44 AM2331 km1448 miles1258 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauWed 2:44 AM2508 km1558 miles1354 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanWed 2:44 AM2595 km1613 miles1401 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroWed 2:44 AM2606 km1619 miles1407 nmNortheast NE

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