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 Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 09:34:00 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: 30%
|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 Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.53 meters/second, 1503.1 km/hour, 934.0 miles/hour or 811.6 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' 24.1"||15.57 mi||west||0° 00' 02.1"||0.04 mi||south||15.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 13.7"||933.73 mi||west||0° 02' 01.4"||2.32 mi||south||933.63 mi|
|24 hours||14° 25' 36.8"||935.22 mi||east||0° 09' 37.8"||11.04 mi||south||934.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Tue 6:34 AM||1204 km||748 miles||650 nm||NW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Tue 7:34 AM||1364 km||848 miles||737 nm||WSW|
|Recife||Tue 6:34 AM||1453 km||903 miles||784 nm||NNW|
|São Paulo *||Tue 7:34 AM||1723 km||1071 miles||930 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia *||Tue 7:34 AM||1932 km||1200 miles||1043 nm||WNW|
|Fortaleza||Tue 6:34 AM||2055 km||1277 miles||1109 nm||NNW|
|Jamestown||Tue 9:34 AM||2643 km||1642 miles||1427 nm||E|
|Asuncion *||Tue 6:34 AM||2854 km||1773 miles||1541 nm||WSW|
|Belém||Tue 6:34 AM||2887 km||1794 miles||1559 nm||NW|
|Montevideo *||Tue 7:34 AM||3001 km||1865 miles||1621 nm||SW|
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