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, October 12, 2013 at 21:50:00 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: 61%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Friday, October 11, 2013 at 11:03 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Friday, October 18, 2013 at 11:38 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.60 meters/second, 1557.4 km/hour, 967.7 miles/hour or 840.9 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' 27.0"||16.13 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||16.13 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 00.8"||967.53 mi||west||0° 08' 05.1"||9.27 mi||north||967.86 mi|
|24 hours||12° 58' 02.0"||868.26 mi||east||3° 35' 47.3"||247.23 mi||north||908.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Brasilia||Sat 6:50 PM||236 km||147 miles||128 nm||SW|
|Goiânia||Sat 6:50 PM||419 km||260 miles||226 nm||SW|
|Belo Horizonte||Sat 6:50 PM||621 km||386 miles||335 nm||SSE|
|Barra do Garças||Sat 6:50 PM||679 km||422 miles||367 nm||WSW|
|Salvador||Sat 6:50 PM||842 km||523 miles||454 nm||E|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sat 6:50 PM||981 km||610 miles||530 nm||SSE|
|São Paulo||Sat 6:50 PM||1000 km||621 miles||540 nm||S|
|Recife||Sat 6:50 PM||1416 km||880 miles||765 nm||ENE|
|Fortaleza||Sat 6:50 PM||1451 km||902 miles||784 nm||NE|
|Belém||Sat 6:50 PM||1472 km||915 miles||795 nm||N|
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