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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, February 3, 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: 53%

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 Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 07:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 09' South, Longitude: 33° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.43 meters/second, 1546.0 km/hour, 960.6 miles/hour or 834.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.01 miWest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 miSouth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 27' 09.8"960.34 miWest0° 07' 51.4"9.01 miSouth960.06 mi
24 hours13° 27' 09.4"893.91 miEast2° 40' 47.9"184.30 miSouth906.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorSun 4:56 AM598 km372 miles323 nmNorthwest NW
RecifeSun 4:56 AM900 km559 miles486 nmNorth N
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 5:56 AM1226 km762 miles662 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaSun 4:56 AM1460 km907 miles789 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Brasilia *Sun 5:56 AM1489 km925 miles804 nmWest W
São Paulo *Sun 5:56 AM1558 km968 miles841 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSun 4:56 AM2273 km1413 miles1228 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Sun 4:56 AM2659 km1652 miles1436 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownSun 7:56 AM3022 km1878 miles1632 nmEast E
Montevideo *Sun 5:56 AM3037 km1887 miles1640 nmSouthwest SW

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