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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 5:00:00 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 05:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 04' South, Longitude: 29° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.33 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' 51.4"1002.81 miWest0° 11' 53.7"13.62 miNorth1002.90 mi
24 hours11° 52' 20.6"821.22 miEast4° 38' 30.3"318.93 miNorth880.18 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 3:00 AM544 km338 miles294 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeFri 2:00 AM1080 km671 miles583 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaFri 2:00 AM1103 km685 miles595 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalvadorFri 2:00 AM1751 km1088 miles946 nmSouthwest SW
PraiaFri 4:00 AM1775 km1103 miles959 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauFri 5:00 AM2010 km1249 miles1085 nmNortheast NE
FreetownFri 5:00 AM2018 km1254 miles1089 nmEast-northeast ENE
ConakryFri 5:00 AM2026 km1259 miles1094 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulFri 5:00 AM2051 km1274 miles1107 nmNortheast NE
DakarFri 5:00 AM2089 km1298 miles1128 nmNortheast NE

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