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 5:09 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:13 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' 27.6"||3.97 mi||north||943.43 mi|
|24 hours||13° 55' 36.3"||911.27 mi||east||1° 56' 57.1"||134.05 mi||north||926.15 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||1215 km||755 miles||656 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Fri 5:50 PM||1359 km||845 miles||734 nm||NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Fri 5:50 PM||1545 km||960 miles||834 nm||WSW|
|São Paulo||Fri 5:50 PM||1904 km||1183 miles||1028 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 5:50 PM||1980 km||1230 miles||1069 nm||NNW|
|Brasilia||Fri 5:50 PM||2040 km||1268 miles||1102 nm||W|
|Jamestown||Fri 8:50 PM||2489 km||1547 miles||1344 nm||E|
|Belém||Fri 5:50 PM||2878 km||1788 miles||1554 nm||NW|
|Asuncion||Fri 4:50 PM||3035 km||1886 miles||1639 nm||WSW|
|Montevideo||Fri 5:50 PM||3213 km||1997 miles||1735 nm||SW|
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