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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 = Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 2:32:00 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 phaseNew MoonThursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 14:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 46' South, Longitude: 35° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.42 meters/second, 1495.5 km/hour, 929.3 miles/hour or 807.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.6"15.49 miWest0° 00' 01.7"0.03 miNorth15.49 mi
1 hour14° 21' 44.6"928.97 miWest0° 01' 49.4"2.09 miNorth929.06 mi
24 hours15° 05' 33.9"976.17 miEast1° 26' 06.0"98.71 miNorth985.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vitória *Thu 12:32 PM499 km310 miles269 nmWest W
Rio de Janeiro *Thu 12:32 PM826 km513 miles446 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalvadorThu 11:32 AM917 km570 miles495 nmNorth-northwest NNW
São Paulo *Thu 12:32 PM1184 km736 miles639 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeThu 11:32 AM1409 km875 miles761 nmNorth N
Brasilia *Thu 12:32 PM1415 km879 miles764 nmWest-northwest WNW
FortalezaThu 11:32 AM1913 km1189 miles1033 nmNorth N
Asuncion *Thu 11:32 AM2316 km1439 miles1250 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémThu 11:32 AM2557 km1589 miles1381 nmNorthwest NW
Montevideo *Thu 12:32 PM2557 km1589 miles1381 nmSouthwest SW

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