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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 = Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 10:14:00 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: 36%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 10:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 05' South, Longitude: 44° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.83 meters/second, 1554.6 km/hour, 966.0 miles/hour or 839.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.10 miWest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 miNorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 27' 33.6"965.79 miWest0° 08' 15.1"9.46 miNorth966.14 mi
24 hours12° 41' 37.3"847.89 miEast3° 38' 55.7"250.84 miNorth890.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Montes ClarosThu 7:14 AM192 km119 miles104 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BrasiliaThu 7:14 AM381 km237 miles206 nmWest-southwest WSW
Belo HorizonteThu 7:14 AM539 km335 miles291 nmSouth S
GoiâniaThu 7:14 AM548 km340 miles296 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalvadorThu 7:14 AM681 km423 miles368 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rio de JaneiroThu 7:14 AM883 km549 miles477 nmSouth S
São PauloThu 7:14 AM967 km601 miles522 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RecifeThu 7:14 AM1295 km805 miles699 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaThu 7:14 AM1411 km877 miles762 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BelémThu 7:14 AM1571 km976 miles849 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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