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 Friday, January 11, 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
|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 Friday, January 11, 2013 at 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.14 meters/second, 1523.3 km/hour, 946.5 miles/hour or 822.5 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' 23.7"||15.78 mi||west||0° 00' 06.7"||0.13 mi||north||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 49.1"||946.30 mi||west||0° 06' 50.9"||7.85 mi||north||946.64 mi|
|24 hours||14° 07' 34.3"||928.51 mi||east||3° 15' 44.2"||224.33 mi||north||963.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Fri 10:44 AM||1236 km||768 miles||667 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Fri 10:44 AM||1323 km||822 miles||714 nm||NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Fri 11:44 AM||1641 km||1020 miles||886 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 10:44 AM||1950 km||1212 miles||1053 nm||NW|
|São Paulo *||Fri 11:44 AM||1999 km||1242 miles||1080 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia *||Fri 11:44 AM||2103 km||1307 miles||1135 nm||W|
|Jamestown||Fri 1:44 PM||2413 km||1500 miles||1303 nm||E|
|Belém||Fri 10:44 AM||2879 km||1789 miles||1555 nm||NW|
|Asuncion *||Fri 10:44 AM||3131 km||1945 miles||1690 nm||WSW|
|Monrovia||Fri 1:44 PM||3319 km||2062 miles||1792 nm||NE|
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