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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 28, 2013 at 8:34:00 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: 50%

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 28, 2013 at 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 59' North, Longitude: 42° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.49 meters/second, 1528.2 km/hour, 949.6 miles/hour or 825.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.83 miWest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 miNorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 30' 46.0"949.29 miWest0° 02' 57.3"3.39 miNorth949.16 mi
24 hours11° 40' 30.0"763.75 miEast0° 45' 26.8"52.10 miNorth763.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneWed 5:34 AM1915 km1190 miles1034 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownWed 4:34 AM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmWest-southwest WSW
PraiaWed 7:34 AM2024 km1258 miles1093 nmEast E
ParamariboWed 5:34 AM2037 km1265 miles1100 nmSouthwest SW
Fort-de-FranceWed 4:34 AM2084 km1295 miles1125 nmWest W
CastriesWed 4:34 AM2095 km1302 miles1131 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauWed 4:34 AM2097 km1303 miles1132 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Wed 4:34 AM2105 km1308 miles1137 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Wed 4:34 AM2116 km1315 miles1142 nmWest W
KingstownWed 4:34 AM2150 km1336 miles1161 nmWest-southwest WSW

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