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 Friday, January 3, 2014 at 17:32:00 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: 8%
|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 Friday, January 3, 2014 at 17:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.36 meters/second, 1574.5 km/hour, 978.3 miles/hour or 850.2 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' 25.7"||16.30 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 43.9"||978.21 mi||west||0° 10' 18.3"||11.80 mi||north||978.58 mi|
|24 hours||13° 21' 44.6"||905.93 mi||east||4° 22' 13.7"||300.37 mi||north||960.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palmas||Fri 2:32 PM||215 km||133 miles||116 nm||NE|
|Brasilia *||Fri 3:32 PM||524 km||326 miles||283 nm||SSE|
|Barra do Garças||Fri 2:32 PM||558 km||347 miles||301 nm||SSW|
|São Félix do Xingu||Fri 2:32 PM||583 km||362 miles||315 nm||NNW|
|Goiânia *||Fri 3:32 PM||585 km||364 miles||316 nm||S|
|Belém||Fri 2:32 PM||1116 km||693 miles||603 nm||N|
|Salvador||Fri 2:32 PM||1245 km||774 miles||672 nm||E|
|São Paulo *||Fri 3:32 PM||1383 km||859 miles||747 nm||SSE|
|Manaus||Fri 1:32 PM||1455 km||904 miles||786 nm||NW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Fri 3:32 PM||1456 km||905 miles||786 nm||SSE|
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