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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 = Friday, November 1, 2013 at 12:40:00 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: 5%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:42 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 12:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 19' South, Longitude: 39° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.79 meters/second, 1601.2 km/hour, 995.0 miles/hour or 864.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.58 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miSouth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 30' 00.6"994.82 miWest0° 10' 31.1"12.05 miSouth994.69 mi
24 hours12° 18' 33.5"844.52 miEast4° 02' 31.5"277.80 miSouth884.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Juàzeiro do NorteFri 9:40 AM17 km10 miles9 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaFri 9:40 AM410 km255 miles221 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaceióFri 9:40 AM481 km299 miles260 nmEast-southeast ESE
NatalFri 9:40 AM496 km308 miles268 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeFri 9:40 AM506 km314 miles273 nmEast E
SalvadorFri 9:40 AM634 km394 miles343 nmSouth S
Fernando de NoronhaFri 10:40 AM865 km537 miles467 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelémFri 9:40 AM1195 km743 miles645 nmWest-northwest WNW
Brasilia *Fri 10:40 AM1314 km817 miles710 nmSouthwest SW
Rio de Janeiro *Fri 10:40 AM1777 km1104 miles960 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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