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, March 4, 2013 at 07:34:00 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: 57%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, February 25, 2013 at 8:26 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 4, 2013 at 9:53 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, March 4, 2013 at 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.51 meters/second, 1510.2 km/hour, 938.4 miles/hour or 815.5 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' 25.0"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||south||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 05.0"||938.11 mi||west||0° 03' 01.0"||3.46 mi||south||937.97 mi|
|24 hours||14° 03' 46.5"||915.02 mi||east||0° 35' 49.4"||41.07 mi||south||914.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Mon 4:34 AM||1064 km||661 miles||574 nm||NW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Mon 4:34 AM||1256 km||780 miles||678 nm||WSW|
|Recife||Mon 4:34 AM||1350 km||839 miles||729 nm||NNW|
|São Paulo||Mon 4:34 AM||1615 km||1003 miles||872 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia||Mon 4:34 AM||1790 km||1112 miles||966 nm||WNW|
|Fortaleza||Mon 4:34 AM||1939 km||1205 miles||1047 nm||NNW|
|Asuncion *||Mon 4:34 AM||2747 km||1707 miles||1483 nm||WSW|
|Belém||Mon 4:34 AM||2748 km||1707 miles||1484 nm||NW|
|Jamestown||Mon 7:34 AM||2767 km||1719 miles||1494 nm||E|
|Montevideo *||Mon 5:34 AM||2939 km||1826 miles||1587 nm||SW|
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