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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 04:24:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 97%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:59 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 04:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 22' South, Longitude: 47° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.65 meters/second, 1521.5 km/hour, 945.4 miles/hour or 821.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"15.76 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.10 misouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 23' 48.4"945.14 miwest0° 05' 23.8"6.19 misouth944.92 mi
24 hours14° 38' 32.8"961.26 mieast1° 32' 03.2"105.53 misouth962.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
UberlândiaSat 1:24 AM78 km49 miles42 nmSouthwest SW
ItumbiaraSat 1:24 AM144 km89 miles78 nmWest W
UberabaSat 1:24 AM157 km97 miles85 nmSouth S
GoiâniaSat 1:24 AM239 km148 miles129 nmNorthwest NW
BrasiliaSat 1:24 AM285 km177 miles154 nmNorth N
PirassunungaSat 1:24 AM404 km251 miles218 nmSouth S
Belo HorizonteSat 1:24 AM443 km275 miles239 nmEast-southeast ESE
CampinasSat 1:24 AM507 km315 miles274 nmSouth S
Barra do GarçasSat 1:24 AM543 km338 miles293 nmWest-northwest WNW
São PauloSat 1:24 AM589 km366 miles318 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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