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, February 3, 2013 at 07:34:00 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: 53%
|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 Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.55 meters/second, 1546.4 km/hour, 960.9 miles/hour or 835.0 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' 27.2"||16.01 mi||west||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||south||16.01 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 11.3"||960.60 mi||west||0° 07' 53.4"||9.04 mi||south||960.33 mi|
|24 hours||13° 26' 33.5"||893.47 mi||east||2° 41' 42.9"||185.35 mi||south||906.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Sun 4:34 AM||1112 km||691 miles||601 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Sun 4:34 AM||1113 km||691 miles||601 nm||NW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sun 5:34 AM||1701 km||1057 miles||918 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Sun 4:34 AM||1744 km||1083 miles||941 nm||NW|
|São Paulo *||Sun 5:34 AM||2053 km||1275 miles||1108 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia *||Sun 5:34 AM||2056 km||1278 miles||1110 nm||W|
|Jamestown||Sun 7:34 AM||2456 km||1526 miles||1326 nm||E|
|Belém||Sun 4:34 AM||2710 km||1684 miles||1463 nm||NW|
|Monrovia||Sun 7:34 AM||3166 km||1967 miles||1709 nm||NE|
|Asuncion *||Sun 4:34 AM||3176 km||1973 miles||1715 nm||WSW|
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