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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 = Monday, March 4, 2013 at 7:34:00 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: 57%

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 Monday, March 4, 2013 at 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 51' South, Longitude: 31° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.51 meters/second, 1510.2 km/hour, 938.4 miles/hour or 815.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.64 miWest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 miSouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 25' 05.0"938.11 miWest0° 03' 01.1"3.46 miSouth937.97 mi
24 hours14° 03' 46.1"915.01 miEast0° 35' 53.0"41.14 miSouth914.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorMon 4:34 AM1082 km673 miles584 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroMon 4:34 AM1283 km797 miles693 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeMon 4:34 AM1363 km847 miles736 nmNorth-northwest NNW
São PauloMon 4:34 AM1641 km1020 miles886 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaMon 4:34 AM1817 km1129 miles981 nmWest-northwest WNW
FortalezaMon 4:34 AM1950 km1212 miles1053 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JamestownMon 7:34 AM2739 km1702 miles1479 nmEast E
BelémMon 4:34 AM2766 km1719 miles1494 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Mon 4:34 AM2773 km1723 miles1497 nmWest-southwest WSW
Montevideo *Mon 5:34 AM2963 km1841 miles1600 nmSouthwest SW

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