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 Monday, December 30, 2013 at 11:14:00 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: 6%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:48 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 30, 2013 at 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.43 meters/second, 1513.5 km/hour, 940.5 miles/hour or 817.2 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' 23.4"||15.68 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||south||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 19.5"||940.23 mi||west||0° 02' 24.6"||2.76 mi||south||940.12 mi|
|24 hours||14° 53' 20.6"||972.90 mi||east||0° 18' 59.2"||21.77 mi||south||972.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 11:14 AM||1378 km||856 miles||744 nm||ENE|
|Recife||Mon 8:14 AM||2174 km||1351 miles||1174 nm||WNW|
|Salvador||Mon 8:14 AM||2269 km||1410 miles||1225 nm||WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Mon 9:14 AM||2621 km||1629 miles||1415 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Mon 8:14 AM||2792 km||1735 miles||1508 nm||NW|
|Monrovia||Mon 11:14 AM||2935 km||1824 miles||1585 nm||NNE|
|São Paulo *||Mon 9:14 AM||2978 km||1851 miles||1608 nm||WSW|
|Freetown||Mon 11:14 AM||3108 km||1931 miles||1678 nm||N|
|Abidjan||Mon 11:14 AM||3126 km||1942 miles||1688 nm||NNE|
|Brasilia *||Mon 9:14 AM||3165 km||1967 miles||1709 nm||W|
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