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 Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 05:58:00 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: 78%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, June 13, 2014 at 4:12 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:39 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 05:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.53 meters/second, 1585.9 km/hour, 985.4 miles/hour or 856.3 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' 27.0"||16.42 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 03.8"||985.40 mi||west||0° 10' 19.7"||11.83 mi||north||985.73 mi|
|24 hours||12° 54' 40.5"||880.42 mi||east||4° 19' 31.7"||297.27 mi||north||933.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Tue 2:58 AM||373 km||232 miles||201 nm||WNW|
|Maceió||Tue 2:58 AM||421 km||262 miles||228 nm||W|
|Natal||Tue 2:58 AM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm||NW|
|Fernando de Noronha||Tue 3:58 AM||643 km||400 miles||347 nm||N|
|Salvador||Tue 2:58 AM||805 km||500 miles||435 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Tue 2:58 AM||989 km||615 miles||534 nm||NW|
|Brasilia||Tue 2:58 AM||1862 km||1157 miles||1005 nm||WSW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Tue 2:58 AM||1899 km||1180 miles||1025 nm||SW|
|Belém||Tue 2:58 AM||2050 km||1274 miles||1107 nm||WNW|
|São Paulo||Tue 2:58 AM||2194 km||1363 miles||1185 nm||SW|
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