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 7:44 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 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 440.48 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' 02.2"||985.21 mi||west||0° 11' 15.9"||12.90 mi||north||985.58 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 46.6"||846.46 mi||east||4° 39' 40.5"||320.33 mi||north||909.89 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||405 km||252 miles||219 nm||NNE|
|Barra do Garças||Sun 2:20 PM||647 km||402 miles||350 nm||S|
|Brasilia *||Sun 3:20 PM||851 km||529 miles||460 nm||SE|
|Manaus||Sun 1:20 PM||1082 km||673 miles||584 nm||NW|
|Belém||Sun 2:20 PM||1089 km||676 miles||588 nm||NNE|
|Rio Branco||Sun 1:20 PM||1606 km||998 miles||867 nm||W|
|Salvador||Sun 2:20 PM||1632 km||1014 miles||881 nm||ESE|
|Sucre||Sun 1:20 PM||1634 km||1015 miles||882 nm||SW|
|São Paulo *||Sun 3:20 PM||1644 km||1021 miles||887 nm||SSE|
|Cayenne||Sun 2:20 PM||1666 km||1035 miles||900 nm||N|
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