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 Friday, May 31, 2013 at 09:00:00 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: 55%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:25 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Friday, May 31, 2013 at 6:59 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 31, 2013 at 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.84 meters/second, 1608.6 km/hour, 999.6 miles/hour or 868.6 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' 30.4"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 23.1"||999.55 mi||west||0° 11' 21.7"||13.01 mi||north||999.78 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 48.7"||800.23 mi||east||4° 33' 52.7"||313.66 mi||north||861.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|São Félix do Xingu||Fri 6:00 AM||330 km||205 miles||178 nm||WSW|
|Belém||Fri 6:00 AM||415 km||258 miles||224 nm||NNE|
|Santarém||Fri 6:00 AM||656 km||407 miles||354 nm||WNW|
|Cayenne||Fri 6:00 AM||1153 km||717 miles||623 nm||NNW|
|Manaus||Fri 5:00 AM||1195 km||743 miles||645 nm||W|
|Brasilia||Fri 6:00 AM||1197 km||744 miles||646 nm||S|
|Fortaleza||Fri 6:00 AM||1214 km||754 miles||655 nm||E|
|Paramaribo||Fri 6:00 AM||1363 km||847 miles||736 nm||NNW|
|Salvador||Fri 6:00 AM||1486 km||924 miles||803 nm||SE|
|Georgetown||Fri 5:00 AM||1634 km||1015 miles||882 nm||NW|
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