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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 = Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 9:58:00 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: 36%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 09:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 06' South, Longitude: 46° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.78 meters/second, 1561.6 km/hour, 970.3 miles/hour or 843.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.17 miWest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 miSouth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 27' 32.1"970.07 miWest0° 09' 22.9"10.75 miSouth969.80 mi
24 hours13° 23' 12.9"898.17 miEast3° 21' 44.2"231.19 miSouth920.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Brasilia *Sun 7:58 AM253 km157 miles137 nmSouthwest SW
Goiânia *Sun 7:58 AM426 km265 miles230 nmSouthwest SW
Barra do GarçasSun 6:58 AM670 km416 miles362 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalvadorSun 6:58 AM857 km532 miles463 nmEast E
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 7:58 AM1036 km644 miles560 nmSouth-southeast SSE
São Paulo *Sun 7:58 AM1047 km651 miles566 nmSouth S
RecifeSun 6:58 AM1414 km879 miles764 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelémSun 6:58 AM1418 km881 miles766 nmNorth N
FortalezaSun 6:58 AM1430 km889 miles772 nmNortheast NE
Asuncion *Sun 6:58 AM1714 km1065 miles925 nmSouthwest SW

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