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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 = Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 8:30:00 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: 60%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 20:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 44' South, Longitude: 26° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.22 meters/second, 1556.0 km/hour, 966.8 miles/hour or 840.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.11 miWest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 miNorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 26' 56.8"966.66 miWest0° 07' 58.1"9.13 miNorth967.00 mi
24 hours12° 59' 37.4"869.32 miEast3° 33' 20.7"244.43 miNorth909.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeSat 5:30 PM1171 km728 miles632 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorSat 5:30 PM1303 km810 miles703 nmWest W
FortalezaSat 5:30 PM1789 km1112 miles966 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroSat 5:30 PM1973 km1226 miles1065 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownSat 8:30 PM2241 km1393 miles1210 nmEast E
BrasiliaSat 5:30 PM2292 km1424 miles1238 nmWest W
São PauloSat 5:30 PM2323 km1443 miles1254 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémSat 5:30 PM2821 km1753 miles1523 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaSat 8:30 PM2905 km1805 miles1569 nmNortheast NE
FreetownSat 8:30 PM2959 km1839 miles1598 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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