Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

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 = Monday, July 15, 2013 at 9:18:00 PM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

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).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 47%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, July 8, 2013 at 7:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:20 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 15, 2013 at 21:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 52' South, Longitude: 55° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.93 meters/second, 1591.0 km/hour, 988.6 miles/hour or 859.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.48 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miSouth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 30' 11.6"988.39 miWest0° 10' 02.7"11.51 miSouth988.20 mi
24 hours12° 16' 11.1"836.20 miEast3° 47' 41.1"260.84 miSouth870.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SinopMon 5:18 PM221 km138 miles120 nmSouth S
São Félix do XinguMon 6:18 PM511 km317 miles276 nmNortheast NE
ManausMon 5:18 PM911 km566 miles492 nmNorthwest NW
San Ignacio de VelascoMon 5:18 PM947 km588 miles511 nmSouthwest SW
BrasiliaMon 6:18 PM1038 km645 miles560 nmSoutheast SE
BelémMon 6:18 PM1199 km745 miles647 nmNortheast NE
Rio BrancoMon 5:18 PM1374 km853 miles742 nmWest W
SucreMon 5:18 PM1477 km918 miles797 nmSouthwest SW
La PazMon 5:18 PM1572 km977 miles849 nmWest-southwest WSW
CayenneMon 6:18 PM1669 km1037 miles901 nmNorth-northeast NNE

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools