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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 = Thursday, February 27, 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: 5%

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 Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 12:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 60' South, Longitude: 32° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.39 meters/second, 1571.0 km/hour, 976.2 miles/hour or 848.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.27 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miNorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 25' 29.7"976.03 miWest0° 09' 46.0"11.19 miNorth976.39 mi
24 hours13° 37' 02.0"921.39 miEast4° 13' 50.5"290.77 miNorth972.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaceióThu 9:40 AM423 km263 miles228 nmNorthwest NW
RecifeThu 9:40 AM499 km310 miles269 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalvadorThu 9:40 AM640 km398 miles346 nmWest W
Fernando de NoronhaThu 10:40 AM901 km560 miles486 nmNorth N
FortalezaThu 9:40 AM1118 km695 miles604 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroThu 9:40 AM1648 km1024 miles890 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaThu 9:40 AM1696 km1054 miles916 nmWest-southwest WSW
São PauloThu 9:40 AM1953 km1214 miles1055 nmSouthwest SW
BelémThu 9:40 AM2097 km1303 miles1132 nmWest-northwest WNW
CayenneThu 9:40 AM2870 km1783 miles1550 nmNorthwest NW

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