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 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: 46%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 5:59 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 20:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.58 meters/second, 1575.3 km/hour, 978.8 miles/hour or 850.6 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' 27.7"||16.31 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||north||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 50.1"||978.70 mi||west||0° 09' 26.5"||10.82 mi||north||979.05 mi|
|24 hours||12° 35' 35.4"||852.14 mi||east||4° 01' 48.5"||276.99 mi||north||901.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Barreiras||Sat 5:40 PM||81 km||50 miles||44 nm||ESE|
|Brasilia *||Sat 6:40 PM||484 km||300 miles||261 nm||SSW|
|Goiânia *||Sat 6:40 PM||653 km||405 miles||352 nm||SW|
|Salvador||Sat 5:40 PM||791 km||491 miles||427 nm||E|
|Fortaleza||Sat 5:40 PM||1201 km||746 miles||648 nm||NE|
|Belém||Sat 5:40 PM||1205 km||749 miles||651 nm||NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sat 6:40 PM||1244 km||773 miles||672 nm||SSE|
|Recife||Sat 5:40 PM||1260 km||783 miles||680 nm||ENE|
|São Paulo *||Sat 6:40 PM||1286 km||799 miles||694 nm||S|
|Manaus||Sat 4:40 PM||1860 km||1156 miles||1004 nm||WNW|
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