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.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, May 30, 2010 at 03:10:00 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: 95%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, May 30, 2010 at 03:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||24° 04' ||South|
|Longitude: ||20° 28' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 408.79 meters/second, 1471.7 km/hour, 914.4 miles/hour or 794.6 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' 28.1"||15.24 mi||west||0° 00' 03.8"||0.07 mi||north||15.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 16.7"||914.12 mi||west||0° 03' 56.7"||4.52 mi||north||914.37 mi|
|24 hours||12° 21' 52.9"||781.15 mi||east||2° 06' 43.5"||145.35 mi||north||800.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sun 3:10 AM||1785 km||1109 miles||964 nm|| ENE|
|Salvador||Sun 12:10 AM||2261 km||1405 miles||1221 nm|| WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sun 12:10 AM||2322 km||1443 miles||1254 nm|| W|
|Recife||Sun 12:10 AM||2342 km||1455 miles||1265 nm|| NW|
|São Paulo||Sun 12:10 AM||2664 km||1655 miles||1438 nm|| W|
|Fortaleza||Sun 12:10 AM||2974 km||1848 miles||1606 nm|| NW|
|Brasilia||Sun 12:10 AM||3007 km||1869 miles||1624 nm|| WNW|
|Monrovia||Sun 3:10 AM||3521 km||2188 miles||1901 nm|| NNE|
|King Edward Point||Sun 1:10 AM||3610 km||2243 miles||1949 nm|| SSW|
|Montevideo||Sun 12:10 AM||3644 km||2264 miles||1967 nm|| WSW|
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