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 12:40:00 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 1:46 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 12:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.06 meters/second, 1587.8 km/hour, 986.6 miles/hour or 857.4 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' 10.5"||986.50 mi||west||0° 10' 25.3"||11.94 mi||north||986.82 mi|
|24 hours||12° 59' 49.6"||887.14 mi||east||4° 23' 33.0"||301.85 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.
|São Félix do Xingu||Thu 9:40 AM||305 km||190 miles||165 nm||NNW|
|Brasilia||Thu 9:40 AM||809 km||503 miles||437 nm||SSE|
|Belém||Thu 9:40 AM||929 km||577 miles||502 nm||NNE|
|Manaus||Thu 8:40 AM||1178 km||732 miles||636 nm||NW|
|Salvador||Thu 9:40 AM||1465 km||910 miles||791 nm||ESE|
|Fortaleza||Thu 9:40 AM||1544 km||959 miles||834 nm||ENE|
|Cayenne||Thu 9:40 AM||1581 km||983 miles||854 nm||N|
|São Paulo||Thu 9:40 AM||1654 km||1028 miles||893 nm||SSE|
|Paramaribo||Thu 9:40 AM||1728 km||1073 miles||933 nm||NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Thu 9:40 AM||1744 km||1084 miles||942 nm||SSE|
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