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, March 21, 2014 at 05:06:00 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: 80%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, March 16, 2014 at 5:09 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 24, 2014 at 1:46 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 21, 2014 at 05:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.78 meters/second, 1543.6 km/hour, 959.2 miles/hour or 833.5 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' 27.9"||15.99 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.10 mi||south||15.99 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 54.3"||958.97 mi||west||0° 05' 24.6"||6.20 mi||south||958.76 mi|
|24 hours||13° 04' 36.0"||866.96 mi||east||1° 42' 48.5"||117.84 mi||south||870.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Fri 2:06 AM||1587 km||986 miles||857 nm||NW|
|Salvador||Fri 2:06 AM||1702 km||1057 miles||919 nm||WNW|
|Jamestown||Fri 5:06 AM||1861 km||1156 miles||1005 nm||E|
|Fortaleza||Fri 2:06 AM||2209 km||1373 miles||1193 nm||NW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Fri 2:06 AM||2215 km||1376 miles||1196 nm||WSW|
|São Paulo||Fri 2:06 AM||2573 km||1599 miles||1390 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia||Fri 2:06 AM||2648 km||1645 miles||1430 nm||W|
|Monrovia||Fri 5:06 AM||2875 km||1786 miles||1552 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Fri 5:06 AM||2981 km||1852 miles||1609 nm||NNE|
|Conakry||Fri 5:06 AM||3068 km||1906 miles||1657 nm||NNE|
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