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 Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 01:44:00 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: 97%
|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 Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.24 meters/second, 1606.4 km/hour, 998.2 miles/hour or 867.4 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' 28.6"||16.64 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 44.6"||998.11 mi||west||0° 11' 39.2"||13.35 mi||north||998.34 mi|
|24 hours||12° 21' 14.1"||851.62 mi||east||4° 42' 31.9"||323.54 mi||north||912.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Belém||Tue 10:44 PM||449 km||279 miles||243 nm||NW|
|São Félix do Xingu||Tue 10:44 PM||684 km||425 miles||369 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Tue 10:44 PM||842 km||523 miles||455 nm||E|
|Salvador||Tue 10:44 PM||1237 km||769 miles||668 nm||SE|
|Brasilia||Tue 10:44 PM||1239 km||770 miles||669 nm||S|
|Cayenne||Tue 10:44 PM||1274 km||792 miles||688 nm||NNW|
|Recife||Tue 10:44 PM||1296 km||805 miles||700 nm||ESE|
|Paramaribo||Tue 10:44 PM||1542 km||958 miles||832 nm||NW|
|Manaus||Tue 9:44 PM||1556 km||967 miles||840 nm||W|
|Georgetown||Tue 9:44 PM||1851 km||1150 miles||999 nm||NW|
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