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.
View Day and Night Map
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, February 4, 2013 at 08:14:00 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: 42%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 08:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 51' ||South|
|Longitude: ||25° 07' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.30 meters/second, 1520.3 km/hour, 944.7 miles/hour or 820.9 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' 25.4"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 05.3"||0.10 mi||south||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 31.0"||944.42 mi||west||0° 05' 17.6"||6.07 mi||south||944.19 mi|
|24 hours||14° 02' 56.4"||919.80 mi||east||1° 32' 29.0"||106.03 mi||south||921.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Mon 5:14 AM||1571 km||976 miles||848 nm|| WNW|
|Recife||Mon 5:14 AM||1590 km||988 miles||859 nm|| NW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Mon 6:14 AM||1932 km||1201 miles||1043 nm|| WSW|
|Jamestown||Mon 8:14 AM||2086 km||1296 miles||1126 nm|| E|
|Fortaleza||Mon 5:14 AM||2222 km||1381 miles||1200 nm|| NW|
|São Paulo *||Mon 6:14 AM||2291 km||1424 miles||1237 nm|| WSW|
|Brasilia *||Mon 6:14 AM||2442 km||1517 miles||1318 nm|| W|
|Belém||Mon 5:14 AM||3194 km||1985 miles||1725 nm|| NW|
|Monrovia||Mon 8:14 AM||3196 km||1986 miles||1726 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Mon 8:14 AM||3293 km||2046 miles||1778 nm|| NNE|
Related time zone tools