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, July 15, 2013 at 21:18:00 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: 47%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Monday, July 8, 2013 at 7:15 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:19 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, July 15, 2013 at 21:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.93 meters/second, 1590.9 km/hour, 988.6 miles/hour or 859.0 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' 30.2"||16.48 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 11.5"||988.44 mi||west||0° 10' 02.7"||11.51 mi||south||988.26 mi|
|24 hours||12° 16' 13.2"||836.29 mi||east||3° 47' 39.7"||260.83 mi||south||870.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sinop||Mon 5:18 PM||220 km||137 miles||119 nm||S|
|São Félix do Xingu||Mon 6:18 PM||532 km||331 miles||287 nm||NE|
|Manaus||Mon 5:18 PM||895 km||556 miles||483 nm||NNW|
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Mon 5:18 PM||928 km||576 miles||501 nm||SW|
|Brasilia||Mon 6:18 PM||1061 km||659 miles||573 nm||SE|
|Belém||Mon 6:18 PM||1217 km||756 miles||657 nm||NE|
|Rio Branco||Mon 5:18 PM||1343 km||835 miles||725 nm||W|
|Sucre||Mon 5:18 PM||1455 km||904 miles||786 nm||SW|
|La Paz||Mon 5:18 PM||1546 km||961 miles||835 nm||WSW|
|Cayenne||Mon 6:18 PM||1676 km||1041 miles||905 nm||NNE|
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