Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 11:50:00 AM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 9%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, November 25, 2013 at 7:30 PM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 11:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 17' South, Longitude: 34° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.28 meters/second, 1567.0 km/hour, 973.7 miles/hour or 846.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.23 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miSouth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 27' 33.0"973.46 miWest0° 08' 43.5"10.00 miSouth973.22 mi
24 hours13° 23' 08.6"901.20 miEast3° 07' 43.3"215.11 miSouth920.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SalvadorSat 8:50 AM392 km243 miles212 nmWest W
MaceióSat 8:50 AM412 km256 miles223 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RecifeSat 8:50 AM577 km359 miles312 nmNorth N
FortalezaSat 8:50 AM1129 km702 miles610 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Rio de Janeiro *Sat 9:50 AM1386 km861 miles748 nmSouthwest SW
Brasilia *Sat 9:50 AM1429 km888 miles771 nmWest-southwest WSW
São Paulo *Sat 9:50 AM1682 km1045 miles908 nmSouthwest SW
BelémSat 8:50 AM1988 km1235 miles1074 nmNorthwest NW
Asuncion *Sat 8:50 AM2730 km1696 miles1474 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneSat 8:50 AM2789 km1733 miles1506 nmNorthwest NW

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools