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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 = Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 7:56:00 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: 64%

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 Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 07:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 35' South, Longitude: 46° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.11 meters/second, 1573.6 km/hour, 977.8 miles/hour or 849.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.30 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miSouth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 28' 48.9"977.57 miWest0° 09' 43.7"11.15 miSouth977.32 mi
24 hours12° 47' 09.3"863.21 miEast3° 33' 19.7"244.44 miSouth890.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BarreirasSat 4:56 AM198 km123 miles107 nmEast-northeast ENE
Brasilia *Sat 5:56 AM375 km233 miles202 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Goiânia *Sat 5:56 AM526 km327 miles284 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SalvadorSat 4:56 AM900 km559 miles486 nmEast E
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 5:56 AM1210 km752 miles653 nmSouth-southeast SSE
São Paulo *Sat 5:56 AM1214 km754 miles655 nmSouth S
BelémSat 4:56 AM1246 km774 miles673 nmNorth N
FortalezaSat 4:56 AM1335 km830 miles721 nmNortheast NE
RecifeSat 4:56 AM1392 km865 miles752 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManausSat 3:56 AM1798 km1117 miles971 nmNorthwest NW

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