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 13:50:00 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 13:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.43 meters/second, 1607.2 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||16.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 58.1"||998.62 mi||west||0° 11' 37.1"||13.31 mi||north||998.86 mi|
|24 hours||11° 50' 29.5"||815.57 mi||east||4° 41' 53.0"||322.83 mi||north||879.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Teresina||Sun 10:50 AM||115 km||71 miles||62 nm||WNW|
|Sobral||Sun 10:50 AM||238 km||148 miles||129 nm||NE|
|Fortaleza||Sun 10:50 AM||395 km||245 miles||213 nm||ENE|
|Recife||Sun 10:50 AM||817 km||508 miles||441 nm||ESE|
|Belém||Sun 10:50 AM||864 km||537 miles||467 nm||WNW|
|Salvador||Sun 10:50 AM||914 km||568 miles||494 nm||SSE|
|Brasilia||Sun 10:50 AM||1334 km||829 miles||720 nm||SSW|
|Cayenne||Sun 10:50 AM||1637 km||1017 miles||884 nm||NW|
|Paramaribo||Sun 10:50 AM||1937 km||1204 miles||1046 nm||NW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sun 10:50 AM||1954 km||1214 miles||1055 nm||S|
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