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 22:50:00 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: 75%
|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 Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 22:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.24 meters/second, 1538.0 km/hour, 955.7 miles/hour or 830.5 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' 25.5"||15.93 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||north||15.93 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 35.5"||955.48 mi||west||0° 06' 33.8"||7.52 mi||north||955.78 mi|
|24 hours||13° 35' 02.8"||899.71 mi||east||3° 05' 54.1"||213.03 mi||north||931.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Montes Claros||Sat 7:50 PM||27 km||17 miles||15 nm||W|
|Belo Horizonte||Sat 7:50 PM||331 km||205 miles||179 nm||S|
|Brasilia||Sat 7:50 PM||469 km||292 miles||253 nm||WNW|
|Vitória||Sat 7:50 PM||522 km||324 miles||282 nm||SE|
|Goiânia||Sat 7:50 PM||607 km||377 miles||328 nm||W|
|Niterói||Sat 7:50 PM||680 km||423 miles||367 nm||S|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sat 7:50 PM||687 km||427 miles||371 nm||S|
|Salvador||Sat 7:50 PM||694 km||431 miles||375 nm||NE|
|São Paulo||Sat 7:50 PM||815 km||507 miles||440 nm||SSW|
|Recife||Sat 7:50 PM||1349 km||838 miles||728 nm||NE|
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