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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

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

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, July 22, 2013 at 02:10:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

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
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 miles29 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Governador ValadaresSun 11:10 PM163 km101 miles88 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Montes ClarosSun 11:10 PM245 km152 miles132 nmWest-northwest WNW
Belo HorizonteSun 11:10 PM350 km217 miles189 nmSouthwest SW
VitóriaSun 11:10 PM351 km218 miles189 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SalvadorSun 11:10 PM599 km372 miles323 nmNortheast NE
NiteróiSun 11:10 PM626 km389 miles338 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 PM856 km532 miles462 nmSouthwest SW

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