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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 = Sunday, June 15, 2014 at 4:48:00 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: 94%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, June 13, 2014 at 4:13 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 15, 2014 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 37' South, Longitude: 42° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.92 meters/second, 1536.9 km/hour, 955.0 miles/hour or 829.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.92 miWest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 miNorth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 24' 15.0"954.80 miWest0° 06' 07.3"7.02 miNorth955.07 mi
24 hours14° 04' 07.6"932.57 miEast2° 56' 25.4"202.17 miNorth960.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Montes ClarosSun 1:48 AM164 km102 miles88 nmWest W
Teófilo OtoniSun 1:48 AM164 km102 miles88 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Belo HorizonteSun 1:48 AM403 km251 miles218 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VitóriaSun 1:48 AM461 km287 miles249 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SalvadorSun 1:48 AM578 km359 miles312 nmNortheast NE
BrasiliaSun 1:48 AM599 km372 miles324 nmWest W
Rio de JaneiroSun 1:48 AM709 km440 miles383 nmSouth S
São PauloSun 1:48 AM889 km552 miles480 nmSouth-southwest SSW
RecifeSun 1:48 AM1245 km774 miles672 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaSun 1:48 AM1485 km923 miles802 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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