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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 = Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 10:00:00 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: 72%

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 Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 22:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 56' South, Longitude: 35° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.40 meters/second, 1581.8 km/hour, 982.9 miles/hour or 854.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.38 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miNorth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 28' 11.5"982.77 miWest0° 09' 52.4"11.31 miNorth983.10 mi
24 hours12° 31' 15.3"850.42 miEast4° 11' 09.8"287.68 miNorth902.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaceióSun 7:00 PM150 km93 miles81 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AracajuSun 7:00 PM198 km123 miles107 nmWest W
RecifeSun 7:00 PM320 km199 miles173 nmNorth N
SalvadorSun 7:00 PM417 km259 miles225 nmWest-southwest WSW
NatalSun 7:00 PM567 km352 miles306 nmNorth N
Fernando de NoronhaSun 8:00 PM843 km524 miles455 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaSun 7:00 PM873 km543 miles471 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrasiliaSun 7:00 PM1468 km912 miles793 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio de JaneiroSun 7:00 PM1576 km979 miles851 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémSun 7:00 PM1796 km1116 miles970 nmNorthwest NW

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