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 08:54:00 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: 41%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 08:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.14 meters/second, 1519.7 km/hour, 944.3 miles/hour or 820.6 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' 25.4"||15.74 mi||west||0° 00' 05.2"||0.10 mi||south||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 28.7"||943.99 mi||west||0° 05' 13.0"||5.98 mi||south||943.76 mi|
|24 hours||14° 03' 44.8"||920.30 mi||east||1° 30' 29.1"||103.74 mi||south||921.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Vitória *||Mon 6:54 AM||636 km||395 miles||344 nm||WSW|
|Salvador||Mon 5:54 AM||786 km||488 miles||424 nm||NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Mon 6:54 AM||1012 km||629 miles||546 nm||WSW|
|Recife||Mon 5:54 AM||1197 km||744 miles||646 nm||N|
|São Paulo *||Mon 6:54 AM||1363 km||847 miles||736 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia *||Mon 6:54 AM||1466 km||911 miles||792 nm||WNW|
|Fortaleza||Mon 5:54 AM||1736 km||1079 miles||937 nm||NNW|
|Belém||Mon 5:54 AM||2463 km||1531 miles||1330 nm||NW|
|Asuncion *||Mon 5:54 AM||2489 km||1547 miles||1344 nm||WSW|
|Montevideo *||Mon 6:54 AM||2779 km||1727 miles||1501 nm||SW|
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