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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, August 16, 2013 at 9:50:00 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: 77%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, August 16, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 48' South, Longitude: 26° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.05 meters/second, 1508.6 km/hour, 937.4 miles/hour or 814.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.8"15.62 miWest0° 00' 01.2"0.03 miNorth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 23' 51.0"937.10 miWest0° 01' 23.8"1.60 miNorth937.17 mi
24 hours14° 28' 35.3"942.24 miEast1° 11' 39.2"82.14 miNorth949.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorFri 6:50 PM1479 km919 miles799 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeFri 6:50 PM1580 km982 miles853 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroFri 6:50 PM1759 km1093 miles950 nmWest-southwest WSW
São PauloFri 6:50 PM2117 km1316 miles1143 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaFri 6:50 PM2202 km1368 miles1189 nmNorthwest NW
JamestownFri 9:50 PM2248 km1397 miles1214 nmEast E
BrasiliaFri 6:50 PM2302 km1431 miles1243 nmWest W
BelémFri 6:50 PM3132 km1946 miles1691 nmNorthwest NW
AsuncionFri 5:50 PM3247 km2018 miles1753 nmWest-southwest WSW
MontevideoFri 6:50 PM3357 km2086 miles1813 nmSouthwest SW

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