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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 = Monday, July 22, 2013 at 2:10:00 AM.

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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: 99%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 22, 2013 at 02:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 25' South, Longitude: 41° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.71 meters/second, 1528.9 km/hour, 950.0 miles/hour or 825.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.83 miWest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 miNorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 23' 23.1"949.82 miWest0° 06' 46.0"7.76 miNorth950.14 mi
24 hours14° 22' 12.3"948.52 miEast3° 14' 09.6"222.51 miNorth981.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Teófilo OtoniSun 11:10 PM53 km33 miles28 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Governador ValadaresSun 11:10 PM163 km101 miles88 nmSouth S
Montes ClarosSun 11:10 PM246 km153 miles133 nmWest-northwest WNW
VitóriaSun 11:10 PM351 km218 miles190 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Belo HorizonteSun 11:10 PM367 km228 miles198 nmSouthwest SW
SalvadorSun 11:10 PM598 km371 miles323 nmNortheast NE
NiteróiSun 11:10 PM625 km388 miles337 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Rio de JaneiroSun 11:10 PM635 km395 miles343 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BrasiliaSun 11:10 PM686 km427 miles371 nmWest-northwest WNW
São PauloSun 11:10 PM854 km531 miles461 nmSouthwest SW

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