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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 1:42:00 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 13:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 24' South, Longitude: 39° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.41 meters/second, 1607.1 km/hour, 998.6 miles/hour or 867.7 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' 57.8"998.49 miWest0° 11' 36.9"13.30 miNorth998.74 mi
24 hours11° 50' 37.3"815.62 miEast4° 41' 51.5"322.78 miNorth879.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Juàzeiro do NorteSun 10:42 AM203 km126 miles110 nmSouth S
SobralSun 10:42 AM208 km130 miles113 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FortalezaSun 10:42 AM217 km135 miles117 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MossoróSun 10:42 AM246 km153 miles133 nmEast E
NatalSun 10:42 AM483 km300 miles261 nmEast E
RecifeSun 10:42 AM593 km368 miles320 nmEast-southeast ESE
MaceióSun 10:42 AM631 km392 miles341 nmSoutheast SE
Fernando de NoronhaSun 11:42 AM808 km502 miles437 nmEast-northeast ENE
SalvadorSun 10:42 AM847 km526 miles457 nmSouth S
BelémSun 10:42 AM1083 km673 miles585 nmWest-northwest WNW

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