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 Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 07:56:00 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: 64%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 07:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.11 meters/second, 1573.6 km/hour, 977.8 miles/hour or 849.7 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' 28.8"||16.30 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||south||16.30 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 48.8"||977.56 mi||west||0° 09' 43.7"||11.15 mi||south||977.31 mi|
|24 hours||12° 47' 11.0"||863.23 mi||east||3° 33' 17.5"||244.40 mi||south||890.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Barreiras||Sat 4:56 AM||230 km||143 miles||124 nm||ENE|
|Brasilia *||Sat 5:56 AM||366 km||228 miles||198 nm||SSW|
|Goiânia *||Sat 5:56 AM||518 km||322 miles||280 nm||SSW|
|Barra do Garças||Sat 4:56 AM||672 km||418 miles||363 nm||WSW|
|Salvador||Sat 4:56 AM||929 km||577 miles||502 nm||E|
|São Paulo *||Sat 5:56 AM||1216 km||755 miles||656 nm||S|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sat 5:56 AM||1219 km||757 miles||658 nm||SSE|
|Belém||Sat 4:56 AM||1242 km||772 miles||671 nm||N|
|Fortaleza||Sat 4:56 AM||1349 km||838 miles||729 nm||NE|
|Recife||Sat 4:56 AM||1420 km||882 miles||767 nm||ENE|
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