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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 12:36:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 15%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 59' South, Longitude: 56° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.39 meters/second, 1506.2 km/hour, 935.9 miles/hour or 813.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.60 miWest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 miSouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 23' 26.1"935.58 miWest0° 03' 54.1"4.47 miSouth935.39 mi
24 hours14° 51' 00.0"965.43 miEast0° 53' 25.6"61.25 miSouth964.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fuerte Olimpo *Tue 9:36 AM174 km108 miles94 nmSouthwest SW
Campo Grande *Tue 9:36 AM217 km135 miles117 nmEast-southeast ESE
Asuncion *Tue 9:36 AM596 km370 miles322 nmSouth S
San Ignacio de VelascoTue 8:36 AM607 km377 miles328 nmNorthwest NW
Ciudad del Este *Tue 9:36 AM647 km402 miles349 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Barra do GarçasTue 9:36 AM648 km402 miles350 nmNortheast NE
Foz do Iguaçu *Tue 10:36 AM651 km404 miles351 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SucreTue 8:36 AM911 km566 miles492 nmWest W
Brasilia *Tue 10:36 AM1037 km644 miles560 nmEast-northeast ENE
São Paulo *Tue 10:36 AM1107 km688 miles598 nmEast-southeast ESE

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