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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 = Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 12:20:00 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: 12%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:01 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 29' South, Longitude: 41° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.59 meters/second, 1546.5 km/hour, 961.0 miles/hour or 835.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"16.02 miWest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 miNorth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 24' 42.5"960.75 miWest0° 07' 25.0"8.50 miNorth961.07 mi
24 hours13° 58' 43.1"931.89 miEast3° 26' 02.4"236.08 miNorth968.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Vitória da ConquistaWed 9:20 AM129 km80 miles69 nmEast-northeast ENE
SalvadorWed 9:20 AM457 km284 miles247 nmNortheast NE
Belo HorizonteWed 9:20 AM539 km335 miles291 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VitóriaWed 9:20 AM558 km347 miles301 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BrasiliaWed 9:20 AM648 km403 miles350 nmWest W
Rio de JaneiroWed 9:20 AM841 km522 miles454 nmSouth S
São PauloWed 9:20 AM1024 km637 miles553 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RecifeWed 9:20 AM1117 km694 miles603 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaWed 9:20 AM1350 km839 miles729 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BelémWed 9:20 AM1714 km1065 miles925 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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