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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 12:40:00 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 12:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 26' South, Longitude: 46° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.67 meters/second, 1546.8 km/hour, 961.2 miles/hour or 835.2 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' 42.9"960.95 miWest0° 07' 27.1"8.54 miNorth961.27 mi
24 hours13° 58' 27.7"931.78 miEast3° 26' 49.0"236.97 miNorth968.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BrasiliaWed 9:40 AM138 km85 miles74 nmWest-southwest WSW
GoiâniaWed 9:40 AM310 km193 miles167 nmWest-southwest WSW
Belo HorizonteWed 9:40 AM573 km356 miles309 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Barra do GarçasWed 9:40 AM603 km375 miles326 nmWest W
São PauloWed 9:40 AM898 km558 miles485 nmSouth S
Rio de JaneiroWed 9:40 AM910 km565 miles491 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SalvadorWed 9:40 AM923 km573 miles498 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeWed 9:40 AM1519 km944 miles820 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelémWed 9:40 AM1560 km969 miles842 nmNorth N
FortalezaWed 9:40 AM1572 km977 miles849 nmNortheast NE

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