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, March 27, 2014 at 12:30:00 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: 14%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 24, 2014 at 1:47 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:46 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.02 meters/second, 1587.7 km/hour, 986.5 miles/hour or 857.3 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' 27.2"||16.44 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||north||16.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 10.3"||986.41 mi||west||0° 10' 24.5"||11.92 mi||north||986.72 mi|
|24 hours||12° 59' 57.0"||887.20 mi||east||4° 23' 21.2"||301.62 mi||north||941.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palmas||Thu 9:30 AM||99 km||62 miles||54 nm||SSE|
|Araguaína||Thu 9:30 AM||247 km||153 miles||133 nm||NNE|
|São Félix do Xingu||Thu 9:30 AM||471 km||292 miles||254 nm||NW|
|Brasilia||Thu 9:30 AM||717 km||445 miles||387 nm||S|
|Belém||Thu 9:30 AM||876 km||544 miles||473 nm||N|
|Salvador||Thu 9:30 AM||1185 km||736 miles||640 nm||ESE|
|Fortaleza||Thu 9:30 AM||1279 km||795 miles||691 nm||ENE|
|Manaus||Thu 8:30 AM||1430 km||889 miles||772 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Thu 9:30 AM||1527 km||949 miles||824 nm||E|
|São Paulo||Thu 9:30 AM||1587 km||986 miles||857 nm||S|
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