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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 2:54:00 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 02:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 23' South, Longitude: 43° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.47 meters/second, 1596.5 km/hour, 992.0 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' 34.9"991.91 miWest0° 11' 36.1"13.29 miNorth992.22 mi
24 hours12° 43' 39.5"873.11 miEast4° 45' 09.4"326.57 miNorth935.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaTue 11:54 PM707 km439 miles381 nmNortheast NE
BelémTue 11:54 PM839 km521 miles453 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorTue 11:54 PM847 km526 miles457 nmSoutheast SE
RecifeTue 11:54 PM980 km609 miles529 nmEast E
BrasiliaTue 11:54 PM1034 km642 miles558 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CayenneTue 11:54 PM1662 km1033 miles897 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroTue 11:54 PM1726 km1072 miles932 nmSouth S
São PauloTue 11:54 PM1816 km1128 miles980 nmSouth S
ManausTue 10:54 PM1864 km1158 miles1006 nmWest-northwest WNW
ParamariboTue 11:54 PM1933 km1201 miles1044 nmNorthwest NW

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