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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 8:44:00 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 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 15' South, Longitude: 45° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.18 meters/second, 1545.0 km/hour, 960.0 miles/hour or 834.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.00 miWest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 miSouth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 27' 06.4"959.77 miWest0° 07' 47.1"8.92 miSouth959.49 mi
24 hours13° 28' 27.6"894.88 miEast2° 38' 46.7"181.99 miSouth906.97 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 6:44 AM186 km115 miles100 nmEast-southeast ESE
Brasilia *Sun 6:44 AM256 km159 miles138 nmWest W
Goiânia *Sun 6:44 AM400 km248 miles216 nmWest W
Belo Horizonte *Sun 6:44 AM440 km274 miles238 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pirassununga *Sun 6:44 AM667 km414 miles360 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 6:44 AM784 km487 miles423 nmSouth-southeast SSE
São Paulo *Sun 6:44 AM817 km507 miles441 nmSouth S
SalvadorSun 5:44 AM842 km523 miles454 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeSun 5:44 AM1469 km913 miles793 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaSun 5:44 AM1583 km984 miles855 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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