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 23:00:00 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: 75%
|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 23:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.28 meters/second, 1538.2 km/hour, 955.8 miles/hour or 830.6 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' 35.8"||955.59 mi||west||0° 06' 35.0"||7.55 mi||north||955.89 mi|
|24 hours||13° 34' 52.0"||899.60 mi||east||3° 06' 20.5"||213.53 mi||north||931.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Brasilia||Sat 8:00 PM||201 km||125 miles||109 nm||WNW|
|Goiânia||Sat 8:00 PM||322 km||200 miles||174 nm||W|
|Belo Horizonte||Sat 8:00 PM||416 km||259 miles||225 nm||SE|
|Pirassununga||Sat 8:00 PM||592 km||368 miles||320 nm||SSW|
|Barra do Garças||Sat 8:00 PM||646 km||401 miles||349 nm||W|
|São Paulo||Sat 8:00 PM||755 km||469 miles||408 nm||S|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sat 8:00 PM||760 km||473 miles||411 nm||SSE|
|Salvador||Sat 8:00 PM||938 km||583 miles||507 nm||ENE|
|Asuncion||Sat 7:00 PM||1510 km||938 miles||815 nm||SW|
|Recife||Sat 8:00 PM||1565 km||973 miles||845 nm||NE|
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