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 Monday, May 19, 2014 at 06:48:00 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: 75%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:16 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 12:59 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, May 19, 2014 at 06:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.27 meters/second, 1549.0 km/hour, 962.5 miles/hour or 836.4 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' 25.9"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 07.0"||0.13 mi||north||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 53.3"||962.37 mi||west||0° 07' 02.0"||8.06 mi||north||962.67 mi|
|24 hours||13° 24' 26.1"||894.09 mi||east||3° 13' 29.0"||221.71 mi||north||927.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Itabuna||Mon 3:48 AM||105 km||65 miles||57 nm||NE|
|Vitória da Conquista||Mon 3:48 AM||108 km||67 miles||58 nm||NW|
|Ilhéus||Mon 3:48 AM||120 km||75 miles||65 nm||ENE|
|Jequié||Mon 3:48 AM||173 km||108 miles||94 nm||N|
|Salvador||Mon 3:48 AM||320 km||199 miles||173 nm||NNE|
|Vitória||Mon 3:48 AM||542 km||337 miles||293 nm||S|
|Belo Horizonte||Mon 3:48 AM||630 km||391 miles||340 nm||SW|
|Brasilia||Mon 3:48 AM||843 km||524 miles||455 nm||W|
|Rio de Janeiro||Mon 3:48 AM||898 km||558 miles||485 nm||SSW|
|Recife||Mon 3:48 AM||986 km||613 miles||532 nm||NE|
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