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 14:44:00 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 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.45 meters/second, 1524.4 km/hour, 947.2 miles/hour or 823.1 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' 23.8"||15.79 mi||west||0° 00' 06.8"||0.13 mi||north||15.79 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 53.2"||946.99 mi||west||0° 06' 58.3"||7.99 mi||north||947.33 mi|
|24 hours||14° 05' 41.7"||927.06 mi||east||3° 18' 18.7"||227.27 mi||north||962.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Governador Valadares *||Fri 12:44 PM||114 km||71 miles||62 nm||SE|
|Teófilo Otoni *||Fri 12:44 PM||125 km||78 miles||67 nm||E|
|Montes Claros *||Fri 12:44 PM||191 km||119 miles||103 nm||NW|
|Belo Horizonte *||Fri 12:44 PM||228 km||142 miles||123 nm||SW|
|Vitória *||Fri 12:44 PM||351 km||218 miles||189 nm||SE|
|Niterói *||Fri 12:44 PM||539 km||335 miles||291 nm||S|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Fri 12:44 PM||547 km||340 miles||296 nm||S|
|Brasilia *||Fri 12:44 PM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm||WNW|
|Pirassununga *||Fri 12:44 PM||662 km||411 miles||357 nm||SW|
|Salvador||Fri 11:44 AM||720 km||448 miles||389 nm||NE|
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