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 Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 13:44:00 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: 2%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.29 meters/second, 1502.3 km/hour, 933.5 miles/hour or 811.2 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' 22.5"||15.56 mi||west||0° 00' 03.4"||0.07 mi||north||15.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 35.5"||933.17 mi||west||0° 03' 31.6"||4.04 mi||north||933.36 mi|
|24 hours||14° 45' 26.5"||957.88 mi||east||2° 04' 03.1"||142.21 mi||north||974.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Belo Horizonte *||Thu 11:44 AM||105 km||65 miles||56 nm||WNW|
|Juiz de Fora *||Thu 11:44 AM||176 km||109 miles||95 nm||SSW|
|Governador Valadares *||Thu 11:44 AM||188 km||117 miles||101 nm||NE|
|Campos *||Thu 11:44 AM||247 km||154 miles||133 nm||SE|
|Vitória *||Thu 11:44 AM||281 km||175 miles||152 nm||E|
|Niterói *||Thu 11:44 AM||296 km||184 miles||160 nm||S|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Thu 11:44 AM||304 km||189 miles||164 nm||S|
|Pirassununga *||Thu 11:44 AM||496 km||308 miles||268 nm||WSW|
|Campinas *||Thu 11:44 AM||514 km||319 miles||278 nm||SW|
|São Paulo *||Thu 11:44 AM||524 km||325 miles||283 nm||SW|
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