Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
View Day and Night Map
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 09:08:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 48%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 09:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||47° 05' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.57 meters/second, 1589.7 km/hour, 987.8 miles/hour or 858.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 29.5"||16.46 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||south||16.46 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 30.8"||987.64 mi||west||0° 10' 48.9"||12.39 mi||south||987.45 mi|
|24 hours||12° 32' 59.1"||855.31 mi||east||4° 05' 14.3"||280.97 mi||south||894.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palmas *||Sat 7:08 AM||141 km||88 miles||76 nm|| WSW|
|Brasilia *||Sat 7:08 AM||660 km||410 miles||357 nm|| S|
|Belém||Sat 6:08 AM||945 km||587 miles||510 nm|| N|
|Salvador||Sat 6:08 AM||999 km||621 miles||539 nm|| ESE|
|Fortaleza||Sat 6:08 AM||1158 km||720 miles||625 nm|| NE|
|Recife||Sat 6:08 AM||1356 km||842 miles||732 nm|| E|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sat 7:08 AM||1507 km||937 miles||814 nm|| SSE|
|São Paulo *||Sat 7:08 AM||1516 km||942 miles||818 nm|| S|
|Manaus||Sat 5:08 AM||1614 km||1003 miles||872 nm|| WNW|
|Cayenne||Sat 6:08 AM||1738 km||1080 miles||939 nm|| NNW|
Related time zone tools