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 28, 2013 at 07:00:00 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: 70%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:33 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:54 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, June 28, 2013 at 07:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.10 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.0 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' 30.2"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.22 mi||north||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 11.6"||1002.30 mi||west||0° 11' 45.1"||13.46 mi||north||1002.46 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 10.6"||808.78 mi||east||4° 38' 41.4"||319.14 mi||north||869.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fortaleza||Fri 4:00 AM||158 km||98 miles||85 nm||SSE|
|Sobral||Fri 4:00 AM||197 km||123 miles||107 nm||SW|
|Natal||Fri 4:00 AM||568 km||353 miles||306 nm||SE|
|Fernando de Noronha||Fri 5:00 AM||764 km||475 miles||413 nm||ESE|
|Recife||Fri 4:00 AM||784 km||487 miles||423 nm||SE|
|Belém||Fri 4:00 AM||1046 km||650 miles||565 nm||W|
|Salvador||Fri 4:00 AM||1167 km||725 miles||630 nm||S|
|Cayenne||Fri 4:00 AM||1678 km||1043 miles||906 nm||WNW|
|Brasilia||Fri 4:00 AM||1762 km||1095 miles||951 nm||SSW|
|Paramaribo||Fri 4:00 AM||2002 km||1244 miles||1081 nm||WNW|
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