Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
View Day and Night Map
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 12:20:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 03' ||South|
|Longitude: ||28° 08' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.31 meters/second, 1570.7 km/hour, 976.0 miles/hour or 848.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 25.4"||16.27 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.27 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 29.0"||975.90 mi||west||0° 09' 44.4"||11.16 mi||north||976.26 mi|
|24 hours||13° 37' 20.3"||921.62 mi||east||4° 13' 20.9"||290.22 mi||north||972.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Thu 9:20 AM||858 km||533 miles||463 nm|| WNW|
|Fernando de Noronha||Thu 10:20 AM||1017 km||632 miles||549 nm|| NNW|
|Salvador||Thu 9:20 AM||1129 km||701 miles||610 nm|| W|
|Fortaleza||Thu 9:20 AM||1472 km||914 miles||795 nm|| NW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Thu 9:20 AM||2001 km||1243 miles||1080 nm|| SW|
|Brasilia||Thu 9:20 AM||2173 km||1350 miles||1173 nm|| WSW|
|São Paulo||Thu 9:20 AM||2335 km||1451 miles||1261 nm|| SW|
|Jamestown||Thu 12:20 PM||2459 km||1528 miles||1328 nm|| ESE|
|Belém||Thu 9:20 AM||2533 km||1574 miles||1368 nm|| WNW|
|Monrovia||Thu 12:20 PM||2794 km||1736 miles||1509 nm|| NE|
Related time zone tools