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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 = Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 4:56:00 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: 42%

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 Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 16' South, Longitude: 2° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.70 meters/second, 1554.1 km/hour, 965.7 miles/hour or 839.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.09 miWest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 miSouth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 28' 01.6"965.43 miWest0° 07' 34.4"8.68 miSouth965.18 mi
24 hours13° 07' 17.1"875.65 miEast2° 37' 00.8"179.95 miSouth888.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownTue 4:56 PM921 km572 miles497 nmWest W
LuandaTue 5:56 PM1336 km830 miles721 nmEast-northeast ENE
WindhoekTue 5:56 PM1703 km1058 miles919 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméTue 4:56 PM1778 km1105 miles960 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaTue 5:56 PM1825 km1134 miles985 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleTue 5:56 PM1827 km1135 miles987 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleTue 5:56 PM1879 km1167 miles1014 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalaboTue 5:56 PM2203 km1369 miles1190 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YaoundéTue 5:56 PM2323 km1443 miles1254 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraTue 4:56 PM2326 km1445 miles1256 nmNorth N

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