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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 28, 2014 at 12:20:00 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: 7%

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 Friday, March 28, 2014 at 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 00' South, Longitude: 33° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.59 meters/second, 1604.1 km/hour, 996.8 miles/hour or 866.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.61 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miNorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 27' 50.0"996.66 miWest0° 11' 27.0"13.11 miNorth996.89 mi
24 hours12° 45' 54.0"879.60 miEast4° 39' 39.3"320.25 miNorth938.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fernando de NoronhaFri 10:20 AM160 km99 miles86 nmNortheast NE
NatalFri 9:20 AM230 km143 miles124 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeFri 9:20 AM381 km237 miles206 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaceióFri 9:20 AM580 km360 miles313 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FortalezaFri 9:20 AM597 km371 miles323 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorFri 9:20 AM1050 km653 miles567 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelémFri 9:20 AM1732 km1076 miles935 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaFri 9:20 AM1992 km1238 miles1075 nmSouthwest SW
Rio de JaneiroFri 9:20 AM2254 km1400 miles1217 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CayenneFri 9:20 AM2385 km1482 miles1288 nmWest-northwest WNW

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