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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, January 11, 2013 at 1:54:00 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, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 13:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 09' South, Longitude: 30° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.19 meters/second, 1523.5 km/hour, 946.6 miles/hour or 822.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.78 miWest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 miNorth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 23' 49.8"946.41 miWest0° 06' 52.1"7.87 miNorth946.75 mi
24 hours14° 07' 15.7"928.27 miEast3° 16' 10.1"224.82 miNorth963.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorFri 10:54 AM1013 km629 miles547 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeFri 10:54 AM1206 km749 miles651 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de Janeiro *Fri 11:54 AM1408 km875 miles760 nmWest-southwest WSW
São Paulo *Fri 11:54 AM1763 km1096 miles952 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaFri 10:54 AM1809 km1124 miles977 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Brasilia *Fri 11:54 AM1850 km1149 miles999 nmWest W
JamestownFri 1:54 PM2667 km1657 miles1440 nmEast E
BelémFri 10:54 AM2681 km1666 miles1448 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Fri 10:54 AM2893 km1798 miles1562 nmWest-southwest WSW
Montevideo *Fri 11:54 AM3132 km1946 miles1691 nmSouthwest SW

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