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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 6:50:00 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 06:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 13' South, Longitude: 42° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.99 meters/second, 1598.4 km/hour, 993.2 miles/hour or 863.1 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 miSouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 30' 17.6"993.02 miWest0° 10' 58.9"12.58 miSouth992.87 mi
24 hours12° 08' 26.9"831.18 miEast4° 11' 14.3"287.79 miSouth874.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaFri 3:50 AM699 km435 miles378 nmNortheast NE
SalvadorFri 3:50 AM720 km448 miles389 nmSoutheast SE
RecifeFri 3:50 AM890 km553 miles481 nmEast E
BelémFri 3:50 AM965 km600 miles521 nmNorthwest NW
Brasilia *Fri 4:50 AM994 km617 miles537 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Rio de Janeiro *Fri 4:50 AM1632 km1014 miles881 nmSouth S
São Paulo *Fri 4:50 AM1741 km1082 miles940 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CayenneFri 3:50 AM1788 km1111 miles965 nmNorthwest NW
ManausFri 2:50 AM1971 km1225 miles1064 nmWest-northwest WNW
ParamariboFri 3:50 AM2060 km1280 miles1112 nmNorthwest NW

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