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 Monday, February 4, 2013 at 08:24:00 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%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.26 meters/second, 1520.1 km/hour, 944.6 miles/hour or 820.8 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' 25.4"||15.74 mi||west||0° 00' 05.2"||0.10 mi||south||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 30.4"||944.32 mi||west||0° 05' 16.5"||6.05 mi||south||944.10 mi|
|24 hours||14° 03' 09.0"||919.94 mi||east||1° 31' 58.1"||105.45 mi||south||921.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Mon 5:24 AM||1342 km||834 miles||725 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Mon 5:24 AM||1432 km||890 miles||773 nm||NW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Mon 6:24 AM||1690 km||1050 miles||913 nm||WSW|
|São Paulo *||Mon 6:24 AM||2049 km||1273 miles||1106 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Mon 5:24 AM||2060 km||1280 miles||1112 nm||NW|
|Brasilia *||Mon 6:24 AM||2189 km||1360 miles||1182 nm||W|
|Jamestown||Mon 8:24 AM||2338 km||1453 miles||1262 nm||E|
|Belém||Mon 5:24 AM||2990 km||1858 miles||1615 nm||NW|
|Asuncion *||Mon 5:24 AM||3181 km||1977 miles||1718 nm||WSW|
|Monrovia||Mon 8:24 AM||3335 km||2072 miles||1801 nm||NE|
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