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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, January 2, 2014 at 4:22:00 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: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 16:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 20' South, Longitude: 47° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.49 meters/second, 1546.2 km/hour, 960.7 miles/hour or 834.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.8"16.01 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miNorth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 23' 54.5"960.55 miWest0° 08' 07.4"9.31 miNorth960.90 mi
24 hours14° 06' 41.6"941.41 miEast3° 40' 57.2"253.16 miNorth982.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Brasilia *Thu 2:22 PM98 km61 miles53 nmWest-southwest WSW
Anápolis *Thu 2:22 PM227 km141 miles123 nmWest-southwest WSW
Goiânia *Thu 2:22 PM275 km171 miles148 nmWest-southwest WSW
Barra do GarçasThu 1:22 PM557 km346 miles301 nmWest W
Belo Horizonte *Thu 2:22 PM608 km378 miles328 nmSouth-southeast SSE
São Paulo *Thu 2:22 PM911 km566 miles492 nmSouth S
Rio de Janeiro *Thu 2:22 PM940 km584 miles508 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SalvadorThu 1:22 PM966 km600 miles522 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelémThu 1:22 PM1543 km959 miles833 nmNorth N
RecifeThu 1:22 PM1554 km965 miles839 nmEast-northeast ENE

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