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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 = Friday, July 26, 2013 at 4:50:00 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: 84%

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 Friday, July 26, 2013 at 04:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 06' South, Longitude: 26° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.32 meters/second, 1614.0 km/hour, 1002.9 miles/hour or 871.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.71 miWest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 miNorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 51.0"1002.80 miWest0° 11' 53.8"13.62 miNorth1002.89 mi
24 hours11° 52' 29.7"821.40 miEast4° 38' 37.1"319.06 miNorth880.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fernando de NoronhaFri 2:50 AM743 km462 miles401 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeFri 1:50 AM1251 km777 miles675 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaFri 1:50 AM1355 km842 miles732 nmWest-southwest WSW
PraiaFri 3:50 AM1701 km1057 miles919 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownFri 4:50 AM1787 km1111 miles965 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryFri 4:50 AM1806 km1122 miles975 nmNortheast NE
BissauFri 4:50 AM1819 km1130 miles982 nmNortheast NE
BanjulFri 4:50 AM1881 km1169 miles1016 nmNortheast NE
SalvadorFri 1:50 AM1915 km1190 miles1034 nmSouthwest SW
MonroviaFri 4:50 AM1922 km1194 miles1038 nmEast-northeast ENE

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