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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 = Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 4:32:00 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: 10%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, December 9, 2013 at 3:13 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 16:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 52' South, Longitude: 30° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.34 meters/second, 1534.8 km/hour, 953.7 miles/hour or 828.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.89 miWest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 miNorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 24' 11.2"953.48 miWest0° 06' 32.6"7.50 miNorth953.79 mi
24 hours14° 00' 05.4"926.91 miEast3° 05' 47.6"212.91 miNorth957.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorThu 1:32 PM946 km588 miles511 nmWest-northwest WNW
RecifeThu 1:32 PM1078 km670 miles582 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de Janeiro *Thu 2:32 PM1476 km917 miles797 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaThu 1:32 PM1689 km1049 miles912 nmNorth-northwest NNW
São Paulo *Thu 2:32 PM1826 km1135 miles986 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Thu 2:32 PM1845 km1147 miles996 nmWest W
BelémThu 1:32 PM2592 km1611 miles1400 nmNorthwest NW
JamestownThu 4:32 PM2663 km1655 miles1438 nmEast E
Asuncion *Thu 1:32 PM2949 km1833 miles1593 nmWest-southwest WSW
Montevideo *Thu 2:32 PM3231 km2007 miles1744 nmSouthwest SW

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