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 Monday, March 19, 2012 at 13:18:00 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: 9%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, March 19, 2012 at 13:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||52° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.36 meters/second, 1599.7 km/hour, 994.0 miles/hour or 863.8 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' 32.2"||16.57 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 21.4"||993.95 mi||west||0° 11' 00.3"||12.61 mi||north||994.28 mi|
|24 hours||10° 51' 30.1"||742.33 mi||east||4° 30' 57.6"||310.35 mi||north||808.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Brasilia||Mon 10:18 AM||912 km||567 miles||492 nm|| SSE|
|Belém||Mon 10:18 AM||916 km||569 miles||495 nm|| NNE|
|Manaus||Mon 9:18 AM||1060 km||658 miles||572 nm|| NW|
|Cayenne||Mon 10:18 AM||1518 km||943 miles||820 nm|| N|
|Salvador||Mon 10:18 AM||1580 km||982 miles||853 nm|| ESE|
|Fortaleza||Mon 10:18 AM||1618 km||1005 miles||874 nm|| ENE|
|Paramaribo||Mon 10:18 AM||1647 km||1023 miles||889 nm|| N|
|São Paulo||Mon 10:18 AM||1743 km||1083 miles||941 nm|| SSE|
|Sucre||Mon 9:18 AM||1799 km||1118 miles||971 nm|| SW|
|Georgetown||Mon 9:18 AM||1844 km||1146 miles||996 nm|| NNW|
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