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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, June 27, 2013 at 6:00:00 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: 80%

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 Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 06:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 18' South, Longitude: 36° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.05 meters/second, 1598.6 km/hour, 993.3 miles/hour or 863.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.55 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miNorth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 28' 34.5"993.22 miWest0° 11' 29.9"13.17 miNorth993.52 mi
24 hours12° 15' 18.1"840.83 miEast4° 40' 19.7"321.04 miNorth903.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Campina GrandeThu 3:00 AM82 km51 miles45 nmEast E
CaruaruThu 3:00 AM129 km80 miles70 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GaranhunsThu 3:00 AM176 km109 miles95 nmSouth S
João PessoaThu 3:00 AM193 km120 miles104 nmEast E
RecifeThu 3:00 AM207 km129 miles112 nmEast-southeast ESE
NatalThu 3:00 AM228 km141 miles123 nmNortheast NE
MossoróThu 3:00 AM247 km154 miles133 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaceióThu 3:00 AM277 km172 miles150 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FortalezaThu 3:00 AM448 km278 miles242 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Fernando de NoronhaThu 4:00 AM601 km373 miles325 nmNortheast NE

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