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, September 13, 2013 at 20:50:00 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: 63%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 5:10 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 13, 2013 at 20:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.79 meters/second, 1518.4 km/hour, 943.5 miles/hour or 819.9 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' 24.8"||15.73 mi||west||0° 00' 03.3"||0.06 mi||north||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 57.0"||943.25 mi||west||0° 03' 27.5"||3.97 mi||north||943.42 mi|
|24 hours||13° 55' 37.0"||911.28 mi||east||1° 56' 53.9"||133.99 mi||north||926.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Fri 5:50 PM||1239 km||770 miles||669 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Fri 5:50 PM||1373 km||853 miles||742 nm||NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Fri 5:50 PM||1572 km||976 miles||849 nm||WSW|
|São Paulo||Fri 5:50 PM||1930 km||1199 miles||1042 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 5:50 PM||1996 km||1240 miles||1077 nm||NNW|
|Brasilia||Fri 5:50 PM||2068 km||1285 miles||1117 nm||W|
|Jamestown||Fri 8:50 PM||2461 km||1529 miles||1329 nm||E|
|Belém||Fri 5:50 PM||2899 km||1802 miles||1566 nm||NW|
|Asuncion||Fri 4:50 PM||3062 km||1903 miles||1653 nm||WSW|
|Montevideo||Fri 5:50 PM||3235 km||2010 miles||1747 nm||SW|
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