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.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, January 7, 2013 at 11:16:00 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: 25%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, January 7, 2013 at 11:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.23 meters/second, 1530.8 km/hour, 951.2 miles/hour or 826.6 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' 25.4"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 07.1"||0.14 mi||south||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 20.0"||950.96 mi||west||0° 07' 03.8"||8.10 mi||south||950.68 mi|
|24 hours||14° 13' 55.7"||938.43 mi||east||2° 16' 40.3"||156.68 mi||south||945.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Barra do Garças||Mon 8:16 AM||193 km||120 miles||104 nm||N|
|Goiânia *||Mon 9:16 AM||299 km||186 miles||161 nm||ENE|
|Brasilia *||Mon 9:16 AM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm||ENE|
|Pirassununga *||Mon 9:16 AM||678 km||421 miles||366 nm||SE|
|São Paulo *||Mon 9:16 AM||861 km||535 miles||465 nm||SE|
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Mon 7:16 AM||970 km||603 miles||524 nm||W|
|Asuncion *||Mon 8:16 AM||1034 km||642 miles||558 nm||SSW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Mon 9:16 AM||1090 km||677 miles||589 nm||SE|
|Sucre||Mon 7:16 AM||1416 km||880 miles||765 nm||W|
|Salvador||Mon 8:16 AM||1534 km||953 miles||828 nm||ENE|
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