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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 = Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 9:34:00 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: 30%

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 Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 26' South, Longitude: 30° 00' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.53 meters/second, 1503.1 km/hour, 934.0 miles/hour or 811.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.57 miWest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 miSouth15.57 mi
1 hour14° 24' 13.7"933.67 miWest0° 02' 01.5"2.32 miSouth933.57 mi
24 hours14° 25' 36.2"935.15 miEast0° 09' 41.6"11.11 miSouth934.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorTue 6:34 AM1223 km760 miles661 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de Janeiro *Tue 7:34 AM1391 km865 miles751 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeTue 6:34 AM1468 km912 miles793 nmNorth-northwest NNW
São Paulo *Tue 7:34 AM1750 km1087 miles945 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Tue 7:34 AM1959 km1217 miles1058 nmWest-northwest WNW
FortalezaTue 6:34 AM2066 km1284 miles1116 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JamestownTue 9:34 AM2615 km1625 miles1412 nmEast E
Asuncion *Tue 6:34 AM2880 km1790 miles1555 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémTue 6:34 AM2906 km1805 miles1569 nmNorthwest NW
Montevideo *Tue 7:34 AM3025 km1880 miles1633 nmSouthwest SW

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