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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 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: 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 12:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 20' South, Longitude: 51° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.06 meters/second, 1587.8 km/hour, 986.6 miles/hour or 857.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.44 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miNorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 27' 10.5"986.49 miWest0° 10' 25.2"11.94 miNorth986.81 mi
24 hours12° 59' 50.3"887.15 miEast4° 23' 31.9"301.83 miNorth941.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São Félix do XinguThu 9:40 AM313 km195 miles169 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BrasiliaThu 9:40 AM796 km494 miles430 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BelémThu 9:40 AM920 km572 miles497 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManausThu 8:40 AM1202 km747 miles649 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorThu 9:40 AM1437 km893 miles776 nmEast-southeast ESE
FortalezaThu 9:40 AM1524 km947 miles823 nmEast-northeast ENE
CayenneThu 9:40 AM1584 km984 miles855 nmNorth N
São PauloThu 9:40 AM1644 km1021 miles887 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio de JaneiroThu 9:40 AM1729 km1074 miles934 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ParamariboThu 9:40 AM1735 km1078 miles937 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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