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 11:14 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 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 437.37 meters/second, 1574.5 km/hour, 978.4 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"||16.31 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 44.0"||978.30 mi||west||0° 10' 18.3"||11.81 mi||north||978.66 mi|
|24 hours||13° 21' 42.6"||905.96 mi||east||4° 22' 15.1"||300.41 mi||north||960.25 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||237 km||148 miles||128 nm||NE|
|Brasilia *||Fri 3:32 PM||537 km||334 miles||290 nm||SSE|
|Barra do Garças||Fri 2:32 PM||545 km||339 miles||294 nm||SSW|
|São Félix do Xingu||Fri 2:32 PM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm||NNW|
|Goiânia *||Fri 3:32 PM||589 km||366 miles||318 nm||S|
|Belém||Fri 2:32 PM||1120 km||696 miles||605 nm||N|
|Salvador||Fri 2:32 PM||1274 km||792 miles||688 nm||E|
|São Paulo *||Fri 3:32 PM||1390 km||864 miles||751 nm||SSE|
|Manaus||Fri 1:32 PM||1432 km||890 miles||773 nm||NW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Fri 3:32 PM||1471 km||914 miles||794 nm||SSE|
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