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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 5:32:00 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: 11%

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 17:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 45' South, Longitude: 45° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.61 meters/second, 1535.8 km/hour, 954.3 miles/hour or 829.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.90 miWest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 miNorth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 24' 15.1"954.10 miWest0° 06' 39.4"7.63 miNorth954.41 mi
24 hours13° 58' 21.1"925.52 miEast3° 08' 09.1"215.61 miNorth957.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Montes Claros *Thu 3:32 PM125 km78 miles68 nmEast E
Brasilia *Thu 3:32 PM321 km200 miles174 nmWest-northwest WNW
Belo Horizonte *Thu 3:32 PM369 km229 miles199 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Goiânia *Thu 3:32 PM449 km279 miles242 nmWest W
Pirassununga *Thu 3:32 PM632 km393 miles341 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Vitória *Thu 3:32 PM636 km395 miles344 nmSoutheast SE
Rio de Janeiro *Thu 3:32 PM715 km444 miles386 nmSouth-southeast SSE
São Paulo *Thu 3:32 PM770 km479 miles416 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SalvadorThu 2:32 PM820 km510 miles443 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeThu 2:32 PM1463 km909 miles790 nmNortheast NE

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