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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 = Friday, March 1, 2013 at 6:40:00 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: 87%

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 Friday, March 1, 2013 at 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 14' South, Longitude: 58° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.27 meters/second, 1581.4 km/hour, 982.6 miles/hour or 853.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.38 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miSouth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 28' 45.9"982.41 miWest0° 10' 12.5"11.69 miSouth982.19 mi
24 hours12° 45' 06.0"865.21 miEast3° 46' 00.3"258.94 miSouth897.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Ignacio de VelascoFri 2:40 AM648 km403 miles350 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RiberaltaFri 2:40 AM870 km540 miles470 nmWest W
ManausFri 2:40 AM922 km573 miles498 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio BrancoFri 2:40 AM1073 km667 miles579 nmWest W
SucreFri 2:40 AM1157 km719 miles625 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaFri 3:40 AM1215 km755 miles656 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazFri 2:40 AM1231 km765 miles665 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémFri 3:40 AM1517 km943 miles819 nmNortheast NE
Asuncion *Fri 3:40 AM1556 km967 miles840 nmSouth S
São PauloFri 3:40 AM1827 km1135 miles986 nmSoutheast SE

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