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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 = Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 2:42:00 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: 2%

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 Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 14:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 10' South, Longitude: 56° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.46 meters/second, 1502.9 km/hour, 933.8 miles/hour or 811.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.56 miWest0° 00' 03.5"0.07 miNorth15.56 mi
1 hour14° 22' 37.4"933.55 miWest0° 03' 40.2"4.21 miNorth933.74 mi
24 hours14° 44' 15.7"956.95 miEast2° 07' 15.7"145.89 miNorth974.19 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 *Thu 11:42 AM137 km85 miles74 nmSouthwest SW
Campo Grande *Thu 11:42 AM244 km151 miles132 nmEast E
Asuncion *Thu 11:42 AM570 km354 miles308 nmSouth S
San Ignacio de VelascoThu 10:42 AM598 km372 miles323 nmNorthwest NW
Ciudad del Este *Thu 11:42 AM637 km396 miles344 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Foz do Iguaçu *Thu 12:42 PM641 km399 miles346 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SucreThu 10:42 AM882 km548 miles476 nmWest W
SaltaThu 11:42 AM1010 km628 miles546 nmWest-southwest WSW
Brasilia *Thu 12:42 PM1074 km667 miles580 nmEast-northeast ENE
São Paulo *Thu 12:42 PM1128 km701 miles609 nmEast-southeast ESE

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