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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, March 27, 2014 at 11:30:00 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: 14%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 24, 2014 at 1:47 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 32' South, Longitude: 34° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.78 meters/second, 1586.8 km/hour, 986.0 miles/hour or 856.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.43 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 miNorth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 27' 08.4"985.88 miWest0° 10' 20.9"11.86 miNorth986.20 mi
24 hours13° 00' 37.3"887.53 miEast4° 22' 16.7"300.39 miNorth941.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaceióThu 8:30 AM163 km101 miles88 nmWest W
RecifeThu 8:30 AM179 km111 miles96 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CaruaruThu 8:30 AM235 km146 miles127 nmNorthwest NW
NatalThu 8:30 AM426 km265 miles230 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SalvadorThu 8:30 AM599 km372 miles323 nmSouthwest SW
Fernando de NoronhaThu 9:30 AM660 km410 miles357 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaThu 8:30 AM797 km495 miles430 nmNorthwest NW
BrasiliaThu 8:30 AM1634 km1015 miles882 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio de JaneiroThu 8:30 AM1765 km1097 miles953 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémThu 8:30 AM1810 km1125 miles978 nmWest-northwest WNW

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