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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 = Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 2:10:00 PM.

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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 53' North, Longitude: 41° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.26 meters/second, 1613.7 km/hour, 1002.7 miles/hour or 871.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.71 miWest0° 00' 12.6"0.24 miSouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 46.6"1002.60 miWest0° 12' 39.6"14.50 miSouth1002.73 mi
24 hours12° 14' 07.0"846.22 miEast5° 05' 22.6"349.70 miSouth915.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaSat 11:10 AM620 km385 miles335 nmSoutheast SE
BelémSat 11:10 AM798 km496 miles431 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeSat 11:10 AM1243 km772 miles671 nmSoutheast SE
CayenneSat 11:10 AM1265 km786 miles683 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorSat 11:10 AM1574 km978 miles850 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ParamariboSat 11:10 AM1594 km990 miles861 nmWest-northwest WNW
GeorgetownSat 10:10 AM1943 km1207 miles1049 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaSat 11:10 AM1966 km1222 miles1062 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManausSat 10:10 AM2088 km1297 miles1127 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownSat 10:10 AM2395 km1488 miles1293 nmNorthwest NW

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