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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 3:46:00 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 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 42' South, Longitude: 40° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.70 meters/second, 1615.3 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' 30.8"16.73 miWest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 miSouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.1"1003.61 miWest0° 11' 44.0"13.44 miSouth1003.65 mi
24 hours11° 46' 43.1"814.38 miEast4° 38' 51.3"319.34 miSouth873.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SobralWed 12:46 AM222 km138 miles120 nmSouth S
ParnaíbaWed 12:46 AM232 km144 miles125 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaWed 12:46 AM283 km176 miles153 nmSoutheast SE
Fernando de NoronhaWed 1:46 AM882 km548 miles476 nmEast-southeast ESE
RecifeWed 12:46 AM907 km564 miles490 nmSoutheast SE
BelémWed 12:46 AM936 km581 miles505 nmWest W
SalvadorWed 12:46 AM1260 km783 miles680 nmSouth S
CayenneWed 12:46 AM1549 km963 miles836 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaWed 12:46 AM1780 km1106 miles961 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ParamariboWed 12:46 AM1873 km1164 miles1012 nmWest-northwest WNW

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