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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 = Monday, May 19, 2014 at 6:38:00 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: 75%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, May 21, 2014 at 1:01 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, May 19, 2014 at 06:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 27' South, Longitude: 37° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.22 meters/second, 1548.8 km/hour, 962.4 miles/hour or 836.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.04 miWest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 miNorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 25' 52.7"962.19 miWest0° 07' 00.9"8.04 miNorth962.49 mi
24 hours13° 24' 40.1"894.19 miEast3° 13' 06.3"221.26 miNorth927.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
IlhéusMon 3:38 AM195 km121 miles106 nmWest-northwest WNW
ItabunaMon 3:38 AM219 km136 miles118 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorMon 3:38 AM299 km186 miles161 nmNorth-northwest NNW
VitóriaMon 3:38 AM620 km386 miles335 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaceióMon 3:38 AM666 km414 miles360 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RecifeMon 3:38 AM861 km535 miles465 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio de JaneiroMon 3:38 AM1033 km642 miles558 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaMon 3:38 AM1129 km702 miles610 nmWest W
FortalezaMon 3:38 AM1303 km810 miles703 nmNorth N
São PauloMon 3:38 AM1323 km822 miles714 nmSouthwest SW

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