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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 = Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:54:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 01:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 34' South, Longitude: 29° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.25 meters/second, 1595.7 km/hour, 991.5 miles/hour or 861.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.52 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miNorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 27' 31.6"991.41 miWest0° 11' 33.9"13.24 miNorth991.72 mi
24 hours12° 44' 52.5"874.11 miEast4° 44' 40.7"326.02 miNorth936.49 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 NoronhaTue 11:54 PM538 km334 miles291 nmNorthwest NW
RecifeTue 10:54 PM620 km385 miles335 nmWest W
NatalTue 10:54 PM682 km424 miles368 nmWest-northwest WNW
FortalezaTue 10:54 PM1107 km688 miles597 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorTue 10:54 PM1170 km727 miles632 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaTue 10:54 PM2219 km1379 miles1198 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémTue 10:54 PM2232 km1387 miles1205 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de JaneiroTue 10:54 PM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmSouthwest SW
FreetownWed 1:54 AM2516 km1563 miles1359 nmNortheast NE
São PauloTue 10:54 PM2560 km1591 miles1382 nmSouthwest SW

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