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, November 9, 2013 at 19:50:00 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: 45%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:50 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 5:58 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.35 meters/second, 1574.5 km/hour, 978.3 miles/hour or 850.1 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' 27.7"||16.30 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||north||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 47.1"||978.18 mi||west||0° 09' 23.3"||10.76 mi||north||978.52 mi|
|24 hours||12° 36' 42.9"||853.00 mi||east||4° 00' 48.4"||275.84 mi||north||901.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Maceió||Sat 4:50 PM||336 km||209 miles||182 nm||NW|
|Recife||Sat 4:50 PM||457 km||284 miles||247 nm||NNW|
|Salvador||Sat 4:50 PM||507 km||315 miles||274 nm||WSW|
|Fernando de Noronha||Sat 5:50 PM||923 km||573 miles||498 nm||N|
|Fortaleza||Sat 4:50 PM||1059 km||658 miles||572 nm||NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sat 5:50 PM||1553 km||965 miles||838 nm||SW|
|Brasilia *||Sat 5:50 PM||1564 km||972 miles||844 nm||WSW|
|São Paulo *||Sat 5:50 PM||1849 km||1149 miles||998 nm||SW|
|Belém||Sat 4:50 PM||1995 km||1240 miles||1077 nm||NW|
|Cayenne||Sat 4:50 PM||2777 km||1726 miles||1500 nm||NW|
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