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 16:42:00 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 11:16 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 16:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.59 meters/second, 1546.5 km/hour, 961.0 miles/hour or 835.1 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"||16.02 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||16.02 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 55.8"||960.78 mi||west||0° 08' 09.6"||9.35 mi||north||961.13 mi|
|24 hours||14° 06' 06.8"||940.97 mi||east||3° 41' 39.5"||253.97 mi||north||981.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Barra do Garças||Thu 1:42 PM||77 km||48 miles||42 nm||SSW|
|Goiânia *||Thu 2:42 PM||320 km||199 miles||173 nm||ESE|
|Brasilia *||Thu 2:42 PM||434 km||270 miles||235 nm||E|
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Thu 12:42 PM||978 km||608 miles||528 nm||W|
|São Paulo *||Thu 2:42 PM||1070 km||665 miles||578 nm||SSE|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Thu 2:42 PM||1250 km||776 miles||675 nm||SE|
|Asuncion *||Thu 1:42 PM||1258 km||782 miles||679 nm||SSW|
|Salvador||Thu 1:42 PM||1471 km||914 miles||794 nm||E|
|Sucre||Thu 12:42 PM||1480 km||920 miles||799 nm||WSW|
|Belém||Thu 1:42 PM||1576 km||979 miles||851 nm||NNE|
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