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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 9:40:00 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 21:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 34' South, Longitude: 43° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.55 meters/second, 1557.2 km/hour, 967.6 miles/hour or 840.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.13 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miNorth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 27' 00.3"967.41 miWest0° 08' 04.2"9.25 miNorth967.74 mi
24 hours12° 58' 15.0"868.40 miEast3° 35' 27.4"246.85 miNorth909.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Montes ClarosSat 6:40 PM243 km151 miles131 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BrasiliaSat 6:40 PM498 km310 miles269 nmWest-southwest WSW
SalvadorSat 6:40 PM562 km349 miles304 nmEast-northeast ENE
Belo HorizonteSat 6:40 PM595 km370 miles321 nmSouth S
GoiâniaSat 6:40 PM668 km415 miles361 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio de JaneiroSat 6:40 PM930 km578 miles502 nmSouth S
São PauloSat 6:40 PM1050 km652 miles567 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RecifeSat 6:40 PM1176 km731 miles635 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaSat 6:40 PM1314 km817 miles710 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BelémSat 6:40 PM1554 km966 miles839 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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