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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, February 1, 2013 at 6:30:00 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: 74%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 1, 2013 at 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 10' South, Longitude: 38° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.07 meters/second, 1598.6 km/hour, 993.4 miles/hour or 863.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.55 miWest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 miSouth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 30' 18.5"993.19 miWest0° 10' 59.6"12.59 miSouth993.04 mi
24 hours12° 07' 59.0"830.78 miEast4° 11' 37.4"288.24 miSouth874.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Juàzeiro do NorteFri 3:30 AM167 km104 miles90 nmNorthwest NW
GaranhunsFri 3:30 AM198 km123 miles107 nmEast-southeast ESE
CaruaruFri 3:30 AM239 km148 miles129 nmEast E
MaceióFri 3:30 AM311 km193 miles168 nmEast-southeast ESE
RecifeFri 3:30 AM357 km222 miles193 nmEast E
NatalFri 3:30 AM415 km258 miles224 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaFri 3:30 AM492 km306 miles265 nmNorth N
SalvadorFri 3:30 AM535 km332 miles289 nmSouth S
Fernando de NoronhaFri 4:30 AM791 km492 miles427 nmNortheast NE
Brasilia *Fri 4:30 AM1356 km842 miles732 nmSouthwest SW

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