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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, January 4, 2014 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: 16%

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 Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 17:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 05' South, Longitude: 36° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.72 meters/second, 1597.4 km/hour, 992.6 miles/hour or 862.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.54 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miNorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 27' 30.1"992.48 miWest0° 11' 26.8"13.11 miNorth992.77 mi
24 hours12° 42' 05.2"871.89 miEast4° 39' 44.7"320.37 miNorth932.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Campina GrandeSat 2:32 PM66 km41 miles36 nmEast-southeast ESE
CaruaruSat 2:32 PM143 km89 miles77 nmSouth-southeast SSE
João PessoaSat 2:32 PM174 km108 miles94 nmEast E
NatalSat 2:32 PM198 km123 miles107 nmNortheast NE
GaranhunsSat 2:32 PM200 km124 miles108 nmSouth S
RecifeSat 2:32 PM203 km126 miles110 nmEast-southeast ESE
MossoróSat 2:32 PM231 km144 miles125 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaceióSat 2:32 PM295 km183 miles159 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FortalezaSat 2:32 PM435 km271 miles235 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Fernando de NoronhaSat 3:32 PM572 km355 miles309 nmNortheast NE

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