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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 2:44:00 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 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 25' South, Longitude: 41° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.43 meters/second, 1596.4 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 862.0 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' 34.4"991.83 miWest0° 11' 35.7"13.28 miNorth992.14 mi
24 hours12° 43' 51.6"873.27 miEast4° 45' 04.7"326.48 miNorth935.77 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 11:44 PM225 km140 miles122 nmEast E
FortalezaTue 11:44 PM514 km319 miles277 nmNortheast NE
MaceióTue 11:44 PM665 km413 miles359 nmEast-southeast ESE
SalvadorTue 11:44 PM691 km430 miles373 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RecifeTue 11:44 PM715 km444 miles386 nmEast E
BelémTue 11:44 PM1029 km639 miles556 nmNorthwest NW
BrasiliaTue 11:44 PM1169 km726 miles631 nmSouthwest SW
Rio de JaneiroTue 11:44 PM1733 km1077 miles936 nmSouth S
CayenneTue 11:44 PM1831 km1138 miles989 nmNorthwest NW
São PauloTue 11:44 PM1873 km1164 miles1011 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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