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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 9:10:00 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: 61%

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 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 38' South, Longitude: 36° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.41 meters/second, 1556.7 km/hour, 967.3 miles/hour or 840.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.12 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miNorth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 26' 58.8"967.09 miWest0° 08' 01.7"9.20 miNorth967.42 mi
24 hours12° 58' 50.3"868.80 miEast3° 34' 33.4"245.82 miNorth909.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorSat 6:10 PM308 km191 miles166 nmNorthwest NW
MaceióSat 6:10 PM555 km345 miles299 nmNorth N
RecifeSat 6:10 PM742 km461 miles400 nmNorth N
Rio de JaneiroSat 6:10 PM1180 km733 miles637 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaSat 6:10 PM1233 km766 miles666 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrasiliaSat 6:10 PM1262 km784 miles682 nmWest W
São PauloSat 6:10 PM1475 km917 miles797 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSat 6:10 PM1987 km1235 miles1073 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Sat 6:10 PM2530 km1572 miles1366 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneSat 6:10 PM2803 km1742 miles1514 nmNorthwest NW

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