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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 = Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 5:40:00 PM.

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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: 14%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:52 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 52' South, Longitude: 43° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.48 meters/second, 1614.5 km/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.72 miWest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 miSouth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 32' 06.0"1003.12 miWest0° 10' 45.2"12.32 miSouth1003.09 mi
24 hours11° 20' 46.3"783.05 miEast4° 13' 10.5"289.95 miSouth832.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TeresinaSat 2:40 PM151 km94 miles82 nmSouth-southeast SSE
São LuisSat 2:40 PM177 km110 miles95 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ParnaíbaSat 2:40 PM210 km131 miles114 nmEast-northeast ENE
FortalezaSat 2:40 PM543 km337 miles293 nmEast E
BelémSat 2:40 PM623 km387 miles336 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeSat 2:40 PM1050 km653 miles567 nmEast-southeast ESE
SalvadorSat 2:40 PM1145 km712 miles618 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CayenneSat 2:40 PM1389 km863 miles750 nmNorthwest NW
BrasiliaSat 2:40 PM1408 km875 miles760 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboSat 2:40 PM1689 km1050 miles912 nmNorthwest NW

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