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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 = Friday, March 21, 2014 at 5:06:00 AM.

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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: 80%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, March 16, 2014 at 5:10 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 24, 2014 at 1:47 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, March 21, 2014 at 05:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 36' South, Longitude: 22° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.79 meters/second, 1543.6 km/hour, 959.2 miles/hour or 833.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"15.99 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.10 miSouth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 27' 54.3"958.91 miWest0° 05' 24.7"6.20 miSouth958.71 mi
24 hours13° 04' 34.6"866.88 miEast1° 42' 51.2"117.89 miSouth870.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeFri 2:06 AM1615 km1003 miles872 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorFri 2:06 AM1729 km1074 miles934 nmWest-northwest WNW
JamestownFri 5:06 AM1832 km1138 miles989 nmEast E
FortalezaFri 2:06 AM2228 km1384 miles1203 nmNorthwest NW
Rio de JaneiroFri 2:06 AM2242 km1393 miles1210 nmWest-southwest WSW
São PauloFri 2:06 AM2600 km1616 miles1404 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrasiliaFri 2:06 AM2677 km1663 miles1445 nmWest W
MonroviaFri 5:06 AM2861 km1777 miles1545 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownFri 5:06 AM2970 km1845 miles1604 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryFri 5:06 AM3058 km1900 miles1651 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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