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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 2:34:00 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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 27' South, Longitude: 38° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.40 meters/second, 1596.2 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 861.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.53 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miNorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 27' 33.8"991.75 miWest0° 11' 35.3"13.27 miNorth992.05 mi
24 hours12° 44' 03.8"873.44 miEast4° 45' 00.0"326.39 miNorth935.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Juàzeiro do NorteTue 11:34 PM49 km30 miles26 nmWest-northwest WNW
FortalezaTue 11:34 PM413 km257 miles223 nmNorth N
MaceióTue 11:34 PM429 km266 miles231 nmSoutheast SE
NatalTue 11:34 PM450 km280 miles243 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeTue 11:34 PM451 km280 miles243 nmEast E
SalvadorTue 11:34 PM615 km382 miles332 nmSouth S
Fernando de NoronhaWed 12:34 AM823 km511 miles444 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelémTue 11:34 PM1248 km775 miles674 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaTue 11:34 PM1343 km834 miles725 nmSouthwest SW
Rio de JaneiroTue 11:34 PM1777 km1104 miles959 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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