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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, January 3, 2014 at 5:42:00 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: 8%

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 Friday, January 3, 2014 at 17:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 25' South, Longitude: 52° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.41 meters/second, 1574.7 km/hour, 978.5 miles/hour or 850.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"16.31 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miNorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 25' 44.7"978.33 miWest0° 10' 18.9"11.82 miNorth978.69 mi
24 hours13° 21' 26.9"905.68 miEast4° 22' 25.3"300.59 miNorth960.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Barra do GarçasFri 2:42 PM494 km307 miles267 nmSouth S
São Félix do XinguFri 2:42 PM530 km329 miles286 nmNorth N
Goiânia *Fri 3:42 PM664 km413 miles359 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Brasilia *Fri 3:42 PM674 km419 miles364 nmSoutheast SE
BelémFri 2:42 PM1178 km732 miles636 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManausFri 1:42 PM1259 km782 miles680 nmNorthwest NW
São Paulo *Fri 3:42 PM1467 km912 miles792 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SalvadorFri 2:42 PM1505 km935 miles813 nmEast E
Rio de Janeiro *Fri 3:42 PM1598 km993 miles863 nmSoutheast SE
SucreFri 1:42 PM1633 km1015 miles882 nmWest-southwest WSW

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