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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 8:34:00 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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 14' South, Longitude: 43° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.23 meters/second, 1545.2 km/hour, 960.2 miles/hour or 834.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.00 miWest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 miSouth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 27' 07.1"959.89 miWest0° 07' 48.0"8.94 miSouth959.61 mi
24 hours13° 28' 11.3"894.68 miEast2° 39' 11.9"182.47 miSouth906.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Montes Claros *Sun 6:34 AM97 km60 miles52 nmSouthwest SW
Belo Horizonte *Sun 6:34 AM418 km260 miles226 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Brasilia *Sun 6:34 AM511 km318 miles276 nmWest W
Vitória *Sun 6:34 AM541 km336 miles292 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SalvadorSun 5:34 AM616 km383 miles333 nmNortheast NE
Goiânia *Sun 6:34 AM656 km408 miles354 nmWest W
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 6:34 AM746 km464 miles403 nmSouth S
São Paulo *Sun 6:34 AM890 km553 miles481 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RecifeSun 5:34 AM1272 km790 miles687 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaSun 5:34 AM1471 km914 miles794 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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