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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 = Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 3:36:00 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: 98%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 40' South, Longitude: 37° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.71 meters/second, 1615.4 km/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.73 miWest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 miSouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.3"1003.64 miWest0° 11' 44.0"13.44 miSouth1003.67 mi
24 hours11° 46' 34.7"814.23 miEast4° 38' 54.7"319.41 miSouth872.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FortalezaWed 12:36 AM248 km154 miles134 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NatalWed 12:36 AM532 km330 miles287 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Fernando de NoronhaWed 1:36 AM628 km390 miles339 nmEast-southeast ESE
RecifeWed 12:36 AM770 km478 miles416 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BelémWed 12:36 AM1205 km749 miles651 nmWest W
SalvadorWed 12:36 AM1255 km780 miles678 nmSouth S
CayenneWed 12:36 AM1789 km1112 miles966 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaWed 12:36 AM1925 km1196 miles1039 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboWed 12:36 AM2116 km1315 miles1143 nmWest-northwest WNW
PraiaWed 2:36 AM2406 km1495 miles1299 nmNortheast NE

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