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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 = Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 1:20:00 PM.

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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: 2%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 28' South, Longitude: 34° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.35 meters/second, 1606.8 km/hour, 998.4 miles/hour or 867.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.64 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miNorth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 29' 56.8"998.36 miWest0° 11' 36.5"13.29 miNorth998.61 mi
24 hours11° 50' 55.8"815.88 miEast4° 41' 47.8"322.70 miNorth879.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NatalSun 10:20 AM114 km71 miles62 nmWest-southwest WSW
João PessoaSun 10:20 AM197 km122 miles106 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Fernando de NoronhaSun 11:20 AM268 km167 miles145 nmNortheast NE
RecifeSun 10:20 AM296 km184 miles160 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaceióSun 10:20 AM491 km305 miles265 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FortalezaSun 10:20 AM513 km319 miles277 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorSun 10:20 AM953 km592 miles515 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémSun 10:20 AM1643 km1021 miles887 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaSun 10:20 AM1878 km1167 miles1014 nmSouthwest SW
Rio de JaneiroSun 10:20 AM2162 km1343 miles1167 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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