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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 23, 2013 at 3:50:00 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: 94%

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 Friday, August 23, 2013 at 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 20' North, Longitude: 32° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.90 meters/second, 1612.4 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.70 miWest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 miNorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 29' 44.1"1001.84 miWest0° 11' 42.2"13.40 miNorth1001.86 mi
24 hours11° 58' 59.6"828.20 miEast4° 30' 57.8"310.31 miNorth882.38 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 NoronhaFri 1:50 AM684 km425 miles370 nmSouth S
FortalezaFri 12:50 AM967 km601 miles522 nmSouthwest SW
RecifeFri 12:50 AM1186 km737 miles640 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PraiaFri 2:50 AM1691 km1051 miles913 nmNortheast NE
SalvadorFri 12:50 AM1828 km1136 miles987 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémFri 12:50 AM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmWest-southwest WSW
BanjulFri 3:50 AM2119 km1317 miles1144 nmNortheast NE
BissauFri 3:50 AM2120 km1317 miles1145 nmEast-northeast ENE
DakarFri 3:50 AM2125 km1320 miles1147 nmNortheast NE
ConakryFri 3:50 AM2200 km1367 miles1188 nmEast-northeast ENE

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