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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 13, 2013 at 4:20:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 16:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 18' South, Longitude: 38° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.18 meters/second, 1584.6 km/hour, 984.6 miles/hour or 855.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.41 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miNorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 27' 57.3"984.52 miWest0° 11' 13.1"12.85 miNorth984.90 mi
24 hours12° 27' 36.9"848.04 miEast4° 38' 57.4"319.51 miNorth911.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AracajuSun 1:20 PM163 km102 miles88 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlagoinhasSun 1:20 PM203 km126 miles110 nmSouth S
Feira de SantanaSun 1:20 PM224 km139 miles121 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SalvadorSun 1:20 PM297 km185 miles160 nmSouth S
MaceióSun 1:20 PM305 km189 miles164 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeSun 1:20 PM461 km286 miles249 nmEast-northeast ENE
NatalSun 1:20 PM611 km380 miles330 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaSun 1:20 PM726 km451 miles392 nmNorth N
Fernando de NoronhaSun 2:20 PM973 km605 miles526 nmNortheast NE
Brasilia *Sun 2:20 PM1191 km740 miles643 nmWest-southwest WSW

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