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 07:46:00 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 4:39 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 07:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.48 meters/second, 1546.1 km/hour, 960.7 miles/hour or 834.8 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' 10.4"||960.44 mi||west||0° 07' 52.3"||9.02 mi||south||960.17 mi|
|24 hours||13° 26' 54.9"||893.73 mi||east||2° 41' 10.2"||184.73 mi||south||906.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Sun 4:46 AM||797 km||495 miles||430 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Sun 4:46 AM||947 km||589 miles||512 nm||NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sun 5:46 AM||1411 km||877 miles||762 nm||SW|
|Fortaleza||Sun 4:46 AM||1555 km||966 miles||840 nm||NNW|
|Brasilia *||Sun 5:46 AM||1718 km||1068 miles||928 nm||W|
|São Paulo *||Sun 5:46 AM||1754 km||1090 miles||947 nm||WSW|
|Belém||Sun 4:46 AM||2443 km||1518 miles||1319 nm||NW|
|Jamestown||Sun 7:46 AM||2793 km||1736 miles||1508 nm||E|
|Asuncion *||Sun 4:46 AM||2866 km||1781 miles||1548 nm||WSW|
|Montevideo *||Sun 5:46 AM||3194 km||1985 miles||1725 nm||SW|
- Seasons Calculator
- Moon Calculator – Find times for moonrise, moonset and more
- Moon Phase Calculator – Calculate moon phases for any year
- Sunrise Calculator – Find times for sunrise, sunset and more
Related time zone tools
- The World Clock – Current times around the world
- Personal World Clock – Shows just the cities you need
- Meeting Planner – Find a suitable time for an international meeting
- Time Zone Converter – If it is 3 pm in New York, what time is it in Sydney?
- Event Time Announcer/Fixed Time – Show local times worldwide for your event.