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 Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 17:20:00 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: 5%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.47 meters/second, 1585.7 km/hour, 985.3 miles/hour or 856.2 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' 27.9"||16.42 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 02.1"||985.19 mi||west||0° 11' 15.9"||12.90 mi||north||985.56 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 48.6"||846.49 mi||east||4° 39' 39.7"||320.31 mi||north||909.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|São Félix do Xingu||Sun 2:20 PM||397 km||247 miles||214 nm||NNE|
|Barra do Garças||Sun 2:20 PM||643 km||400 miles||347 nm||S|
|Brasilia *||Sun 3:20 PM||831 km||517 miles||449 nm||SE|
|Belém||Sun 2:20 PM||1075 km||668 miles||581 nm||NNE|
|Manaus||Sun 1:20 PM||1104 km||686 miles||596 nm||NW|
|Salvador||Sun 2:20 PM||1604 km||996 miles||866 nm||ESE|
|São Paulo *||Sun 3:20 PM||1631 km||1014 miles||881 nm||SSE|
|Rio Branco||Sun 1:20 PM||1635 km||1016 miles||883 nm||W|
|Sucre||Sun 1:20 PM||1657 km||1030 miles||895 nm||SW|
|Cayenne||Sun 2:20 PM||1665 km||1035 miles||899 nm||N|
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