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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 = Monday, February 4, 2013 at 8:54:00 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: 41%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 08:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 55' South, Longitude: 34° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.14 meters/second, 1519.7 km/hour, 944.3 miles/hour or 820.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.74 miWest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 miSouth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 25' 28.7"943.99 miWest0° 05' 13.0"5.98 miSouth943.76 mi
24 hours14° 03' 44.8"920.30 miEast1° 30' 29.1"103.74 miSouth921.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vitória *Mon 6:54 AM631 km392 miles341 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalvadorMon 5:54 AM784 km487 miles423 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de Janeiro *Mon 6:54 AM1012 km629 miles546 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeMon 5:54 AM1201 km747 miles649 nmNorth N
São Paulo *Mon 6:54 AM1363 km847 miles736 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Mon 6:54 AM1466 km911 miles792 nmWest-northwest WNW
FortalezaMon 5:54 AM1736 km1079 miles937 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BelémMon 5:54 AM2462 km1530 miles1330 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Mon 5:54 AM2489 km1547 miles1344 nmWest-southwest WSW
Montevideo *Mon 6:54 AM2781 km1728 miles1502 nmSouthwest SW

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