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 Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 13:42:00 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: 2%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 4, 2013 at 9:53 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Monday, March 11, 2013 at 7:51 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 13:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.41 meters/second, 1607.1 km/hour, 998.6 miles/hour or 867.8 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' 29.8"||16.64 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 57.8"||998.57 mi||west||0° 11' 37.0"||13.30 mi||north||998.82 mi|
|24 hours||11° 50' 36.3"||815.66 mi||east||4° 41' 51.8"||322.80 mi||north||879.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sobral||Sun 10:42 AM||190 km||118 miles||103 nm||NNW|
|Juàzeiro do Norte||Sun 10:42 AM||204 km||127 miles||110 nm||SSE|
|Fortaleza||Sun 10:42 AM||228 km||141 miles||123 nm||NE|
|Natal||Sun 10:42 AM||508 km||316 miles||274 nm||E|
|Recife||Sun 10:42 AM||622 km||387 miles||336 nm||ESE|
|Maceió||Sun 10:42 AM||653 km||406 miles||353 nm||SE|
|Fernando de Noronha||Sun 11:42 AM||838 km||521 miles||452 nm||E|
|Salvador||Sun 10:42 AM||851 km||528 miles||459 nm||S|
|Belém||Sun 10:42 AM||1057 km||657 miles||571 nm||WNW|
|Brasilia||Sun 10:42 AM||1449 km||900 miles||782 nm||SW|
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