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, June 21, 2013 at 23:32:00 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: 96%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Sunday, June 16, 2013 at 5:24 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:33 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, June 21, 2013 at 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.27 meters/second, 1505.8 km/hour, 935.7 miles/hour or 813.1 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' 22.3"||15.60 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||south||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 25.0"||935.40 mi||west||0° 02' 27.1"||2.81 mi||south||935.29 mi|
|24 hours||15° 11' 01.9"||988.10 mi||east||0° 17' 04.1"||19.57 mi||south||987.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Fri 11:32 PM||1132 km||703 miles||611 nm||ENE|
|Recife||Fri 8:32 PM||2451 km||1523 miles||1324 nm||WNW|
|Salvador||Fri 8:32 PM||2558 km||1589 miles||1381 nm||WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Fri 8:32 PM||2878 km||1788 miles||1554 nm||WSW|
|Monrovia||Fri 11:32 PM||2939 km||1827 miles||1587 nm||N|
|Abidjan||Fri 11:32 PM||3057 km||1900 miles||1651 nm||NNE|
|Fortaleza||Fri 8:32 PM||3065 km||1905 miles||1655 nm||WNW|
|Freetown||Fri 11:32 PM||3143 km||1953 miles||1697 nm||N|
|Yamoussoukro||Fri 11:32 PM||3157 km||1962 miles||1705 nm||NNE|
|São Paulo||Fri 8:32 PM||3232 km||2009 miles||1745 nm||WSW|
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