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 Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 17:14:00 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: 4%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:23 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Monday, December 9, 2013 at 3:12 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.11 meters/second, 1516.0 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.6 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' 23.0"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 03.4"||0.07 mi||north||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 59.3"||941.81 mi||west||0° 03' 35.5"||4.12 mi||north||941.99 mi|
|24 hours||14° 35' 22.8"||955.33 mi||east||2° 02' 17.5"||140.18 mi||north||971.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Campo Grande *||Wed 2:14 PM||203 km||126 miles||110 nm||SSE|
|Barra do Garças||Wed 2:14 PM||479 km||298 miles||259 nm||NE|
|Asuncion *||Wed 2:14 PM||746 km||463 miles||403 nm||SSW|
|Brasilia *||Wed 3:14 PM||884 km||550 miles||478 nm||ENE|
|Sucre||Wed 1:14 PM||1020 km||634 miles||551 nm||W|
|São Paulo *||Wed 3:14 PM||1067 km||663 miles||576 nm||ESE|
|La Paz||Wed 1:14 PM||1356 km||842 miles||732 nm||W|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Wed 3:14 PM||1368 km||850 miles||739 nm||ESE|
|Córdoba||Wed 2:14 PM||1640 km||1019 miles||886 nm||SSW|
|Rio Branco||Wed 12:14 PM||1641 km||1020 miles||886 nm||NW|
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