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 Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 12:50:00 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: 3%
|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 Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 12:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.72 meters/second, 1539.8 km/hour, 956.8 miles/hour or 831.4 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' 25.4"||15.95 mi||west||0° 00' 06.5"||0.13 mi||south||15.95 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 22.0"||956.51 mi||west||0° 06' 35.9"||7.56 mi||south||956.27 mi|
|24 hours||14° 12' 16.8"||942.05 mi||east||2° 07' 31.3"||146.16 mi||south||947.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Sun 9:50 AM||464 km||289 miles||251 nm||NNW|
|Vitória *||Sun 10:50 AM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm||SW|
|Recife||Sun 9:50 AM||942 km||585 miles||509 nm||N|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sun 10:50 AM||1023 km||636 miles||552 nm||SW|
|Brasilia *||Sun 10:50 AM||1253 km||779 miles||677 nm||W|
|São Paulo *||Sun 10:50 AM||1342 km||834 miles||725 nm||SW|
|Fortaleza||Sun 9:50 AM||1437 km||893 miles||776 nm||N|
|Belém||Sun 9:50 AM||2144 km||1332 miles||1157 nm||NW|
|Asuncion *||Sun 9:50 AM||2429 km||1509 miles||1312 nm||WSW|
|Montevideo *||Sun 10:50 AM||2846 km||1769 miles||1537 nm||SW|
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