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 30, 2013 at 11:30:00 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: 9%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Monday, November 25, 2013 at 7:29 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:23 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.38 meters/second, 1567.4 km/hour, 973.9 miles/hour or 846.3 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' 27.5"||16.23 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||south||16.23 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 34.8"||973.67 mi||west||0° 08' 44.8"||10.02 mi||south||973.43 mi|
|24 hours||13° 22' 28.8"||900.63 mi||east||3° 08' 21.1"||215.83 mi||south||920.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Sat 8:30 AM||755 km||469 miles||408 nm||NW|
|Salvador||Sat 8:30 AM||885 km||550 miles||478 nm||W|
|Fortaleza||Sat 8:30 AM||1387 km||862 miles||749 nm||NW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sat 9:30 AM||1734 km||1077 miles||936 nm||SW|
|Brasilia *||Sat 9:30 AM||1913 km||1188 miles||1033 nm||W|
|São Paulo *||Sat 9:30 AM||2065 km||1283 miles||1115 nm||SW|
|Belém||Sat 8:30 AM||2387 km||1484 miles||1289 nm||WNW|
|Jamestown||Sat 11:30 AM||2667 km||1657 miles||1440 nm||E|
|Monrovia||Sat 11:30 AM||3055 km||1898 miles||1650 nm||NE|
|Freetown||Sat 11:30 AM||3056 km||1899 miles||1650 nm||NE|
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