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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 = Saturday, March 2, 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: 78%

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 Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 60' South, Longitude: 45° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.95 meters/second, 1555.0 km/hour, 966.2 miles/hour or 839.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.3"16.10 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miSouth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 27' 24.3"965.98 miWest0° 08' 26.5"9.67 miSouth965.71 mi
24 hours13° 17' 39.7"888.34 miEast2° 56' 11.9"201.93 miSouth904.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Montes ClarosSat 3:40 AM248 km154 miles134 nmSoutheast SE
BrasiliaSat 3:40 AM286 km178 miles155 nmWest-southwest WSW
GoiâniaSat 3:40 AM458 km285 miles247 nmWest-southwest WSW
Belo HorizonteSat 3:40 AM565 km351 miles305 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SalvadorSat 3:40 AM774 km481 miles418 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rio de JaneiroSat 3:40 AM912 km566 miles492 nmSouth-southeast SSE
São PauloSat 3:40 AM957 km594 miles517 nmSouth S
RecifeSat 3:40 AM1373 km853 miles742 nmEast-northeast ENE
FortalezaSat 3:40 AM1453 km903 miles785 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BelémSat 3:40 AM1537 km955 miles830 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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