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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 03:00:00 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 03:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 19' South, Longitude: 53° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.95 meters/second, 1529.8 km/hour, 950.6 miles/hour or 826.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.84 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 minorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 23' 25.7"950.35 miwest0° 06' 52.1"7.87 minorth950.68 mi
24 hours14° 20' 56.4"947.61 mieast3° 16' 20.8"225.01 minorth981.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Barra do GarçasMidnight Sun-Mon217 km135 miles117 nmNortheast NE
GoiâniaMidnight Sun-Mon469 km292 miles253 nmEast E
BrasiliaMidnight Sun-Mon639 km397 miles345 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Ignacio de VelascoSun 11:00 PM785 km488 miles424 nmWest W
AsuncionSun 11:00 PM974 km605 miles526 nmSouth-southwest SSW
São PauloMidnight Sun-Mon1008 km626 miles544 nmSoutheast SE
SucreSun 11:00 PM1242 km772 miles670 nmWest W
Rio de JaneiroMidnight Sun-Mon1261 km784 miles681 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazSun 11:00 PM1544 km959 miles834 nmWest W
SalvadorMidnight Sun-Mon1700 km1056 miles918 nmEast-northeast ENE
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