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 4:40 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 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' 48.9"||977.57 mi||west||0° 09' 43.7"||11.15 mi||south||977.32 mi|
|24 hours||12° 47' 09.3"||863.21 mi||east||3° 33' 19.7"||244.44 mi||south||890.85 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||201 km||125 miles||109 nm||ENE|
|Brasilia *||Sat 5:56 AM||375 km||233 miles||202 nm||SSW|
|Goiânia *||Sat 5:56 AM||532 km||331 miles||288 nm||SSW|
|Salvador||Sat 4:56 AM||900 km||559 miles||486 nm||E|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sat 5:56 AM||1210 km||752 miles||653 nm||SSE|
|São Paulo *||Sat 5:56 AM||1215 km||755 miles||656 nm||S|
|Belém||Sat 4:56 AM||1246 km||774 miles||673 nm||N|
|Fortaleza||Sat 4:56 AM||1329 km||826 miles||717 nm||NE|
|Recife||Sat 4:56 AM||1392 km||865 miles||752 nm||ENE|
|Manaus||Sat 3:56 AM||1798 km||1117 miles||971 nm||NW|
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