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, October 11, 2013 at 20:40:00 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: 49%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:36 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 11, 2013 at 20:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.89 meters/second, 1533.2 km/hour, 952.7 miles/hour or 827.9 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' 25.7"||15.88 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||north||15.88 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 50.6"||952.47 mi||west||0° 05' 35.2"||6.40 mi||north||952.74 mi|
|24 hours||13° 27' 20.6"||888.15 mi||east||2° 42' 42.9"||186.47 mi||north||913.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Teófilo Otoni||Fri 5:40 PM||108 km||67 miles||59 nm||ESE|
|Governador Valadares||Fri 5:40 PM||165 km||102 miles||89 nm||SSE|
|Montes Claros||Fri 5:40 PM||170 km||106 miles||92 nm||WNW|
|Belo Horizonte||Fri 5:40 PM||301 km||187 miles||163 nm||SSW|
|Vitória||Fri 5:40 PM||388 km||241 miles||210 nm||SE|
|Brasilia||Fri 5:40 PM||610 km||379 miles||329 nm||WNW|
|Niterói||Fri 5:40 PM||611 km||380 miles||330 nm||S|
|Rio de Janeiro||Fri 5:40 PM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm||S|
|Salvador||Fri 5:40 PM||649 km||404 miles||351 nm||NE|
|São Paulo||Fri 5:40 PM||810 km||503 miles||437 nm||SSW|
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