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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 = Tuesday, July 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: 89%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, July 12, 2014 at 11:26 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, July 19, 2014 at 2:10 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 17' South, Longitude: 33° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.12 meters/second, 1595.2 km/hour, 991.2 miles/hour or 861.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.52 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miNorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 26' 41.9"991.13 miWest0° 11' 14.6"12.88 miNorth991.42 mi
24 hours13° 04' 08.7"896.73 miEast4° 36' 50.7"317.05 miNorth954.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
João PessoaTue 1:48 AM203 km126 miles109 nmWest W
RecifeTue 1:48 AM221 km137 miles119 nmWest-southwest WSW
NatalTue 1:48 AM288 km179 miles156 nmNorthwest NW
Fernando de NoronhaTue 2:48 AM385 km239 miles208 nmNorth N
MaceióTue 1:48 AM395 km245 miles213 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaTue 1:48 AM721 km448 miles390 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorTue 1:48 AM867 km539 miles468 nmSouthwest SW
BelémTue 1:48 AM1827 km1135 miles987 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrasiliaTue 1:48 AM1870 km1162 miles1010 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio de JaneiroTue 1:48 AM2047 km1272 miles1105 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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