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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 = Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 5:00:00 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: 89%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 05:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 53' South, Longitude: 35° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.08 meters/second, 1573.5 km/hour, 977.7 miles/hour or 849.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.29 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miNorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 26' 32.5"977.59 miWest0° 10' 24.0"11.91 miNorth977.97 mi
24 hours12° 59' 54.8"879.88 miEast4° 23' 38.4"301.99 miNorth936.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AracajuWed 2:00 AM237 km147 miles128 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaceióWed 2:00 AM256 km159 miles138 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalvadorWed 2:00 AM383 km238 miles207 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeWed 2:00 AM425 km264 miles229 nmNorth N
NatalWed 2:00 AM673 km418 miles363 nmNorth N
Fernando de NoronhaWed 3:00 AM938 km583 miles506 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaWed 2:00 AM976 km607 miles527 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrasiliaWed 2:00 AM1443 km897 miles779 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio de JaneiroWed 2:00 AM1493 km928 miles806 nmSouth-southwest SSW
São PauloWed 2:00 AM1773 km1102 miles957 nmSouthwest SW

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