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 08:06:00 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 08:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.38 meters/second, 1545.8 km/hour, 960.5 miles/hour or 834.6 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' 09.0"||960.21 mi||west||0° 07' 50.5"||8.99 mi||south||959.93 mi|
|24 hours||13° 27' 27.5"||894.13 mi||east||2° 40' 19.9"||183.77 mi||south||906.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Sun 5:06 AM||405 km||252 miles||219 nm||NNW|
|Vitória *||Sun 6:06 AM||603 km||375 miles||326 nm||SW|
|Recife||Sun 5:06 AM||913 km||567 miles||493 nm||NNE|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sun 6:06 AM||1018 km||632 miles||550 nm||SW|
|Brasilia *||Sun 6:06 AM||1203 km||747 miles||649 nm||W|
|São Paulo *||Sun 6:06 AM||1327 km||825 miles||717 nm||SW|
|Fortaleza||Sun 5:06 AM||1390 km||863 miles||750 nm||N|
|Belém||Sun 5:06 AM||2082 km||1294 miles||1124 nm||NW|
|Asuncion *||Sun 5:06 AM||2403 km||1493 miles||1298 nm||WSW|
|Montevideo *||Sun 6:06 AM||2844 km||1767 miles||1536 nm||SW|
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