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 Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 22:00:00 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: 74%
|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 Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 22:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.03 meters/second, 1537.3 km/hour, 955.2 miles/hour or 830.1 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' 25.4"||15.92 mi||west||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||north||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 33.7"||955.07 mi||west||0° 06' 28.4"||7.42 mi||north||955.37 mi|
|24 hours||13° 35' 49.9"||900.22 mi||east||3° 03' 57.5"||210.82 mi||north||931.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Sat 7:00 PM||833 km||518 miles||450 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Sat 7:00 PM||1024 km||636 miles||553 nm||NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sat 7:00 PM||1364 km||848 miles||737 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Sat 7:00 PM||1626 km||1010 miles||878 nm||NNW|
|São Paulo||Sat 7:00 PM||1712 km||1064 miles||924 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia||Sat 7:00 PM||1716 km||1066 miles||927 nm||W|
|Belém||Sat 7:00 PM||2495 km||1550 miles||1347 nm||NW|
|Jamestown||Sat 10:00 PM||2792 km||1735 miles||1508 nm||E|
|Asuncion||Sat 6:00 PM||2830 km||1759 miles||1528 nm||WSW|
|Montevideo||Sat 7:00 PM||3135 km||1948 miles||1693 nm||SW|
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