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 Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 16:32:00 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: 2%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 16:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.54 meters/second, 1546.4 km/hour, 960.9 miles/hour or 835.0 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' 23.8"||16.01 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||16.01 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 55.3"||960.68 mi||west||0° 08' 08.5"||9.33 mi||north||961.03 mi|
|24 hours||14° 06' 22.2"||941.17 mi||east||3° 41' 20.7"||253.61 mi||north||982.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Anápolis *||Thu 2:32 PM||141 km||87 miles||76 nm||SE|
|Goiânia *||Thu 2:32 PM||164 km||102 miles||88 nm||SSE|
|Brasilia *||Thu 2:32 PM||209 km||130 miles||113 nm||ESE|
|Barra do Garças||Thu 1:32 PM||275 km||171 miles||149 nm||WSW|
|São Paulo *||Thu 2:32 PM||971 km||604 miles||525 nm||SSE|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Thu 2:32 PM||1094 km||680 miles||591 nm||SE|
|Salvador||Thu 1:32 PM||1245 km||774 miles||672 nm||E|
|Asuncion *||Thu 1:32 PM||1376 km||855 miles||743 nm||SW|
|Belém||Thu 1:32 PM||1539 km||956 miles||831 nm||N|
|Sucre||Thu 12:32 PM||1699 km||1055 miles||917 nm||WSW|
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