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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, November 2, 2013 at 12:50:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 12:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 24' South, Longitude: 29° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.79 meters/second, 1579.6 km/hour, 981.5 miles/hour or 852.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.36 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miSouth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 28' 19.2"981.34 miWest0° 09' 31.5"10.91 miSouth981.13 mi
24 hours13° 00' 48.5"882.46 miEast3° 30' 16.4"240.92 miSouth908.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeSat 9:50 AM695 km432 miles375 nmWest-northwest WNW
Fernando de NoronhaSat 10:50 AM893 km555 miles482 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalvadorSat 9:50 AM990 km615 miles535 nmWest W
FortalezaSat 9:50 AM1305 km811 miles704 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 10:50 AM1934 km1202 miles1044 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Sat 10:50 AM2044 km1270 miles1104 nmWest-southwest WSW
São Paulo *Sat 10:50 AM2257 km1402 miles1219 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSat 9:50 AM2364 km1469 miles1276 nmWest-northwest WNW
JamestownSat 12:50 PM2622 km1630 miles1416 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownSat 12:50 PM2844 km1767 miles1536 nmNortheast NE

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