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 Friday, April 6, 2012 at 03:28:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, April 6, 2012 at 03:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 58' ||South|
|Longitude: ||62° 01' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.68 meters/second, 1597.2 km/hour, 992.5 miles/hour or 862.4 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' 27.2"||16.54 mi||west||0° 00' 13.3"||0.25 mi||south||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 08.1"||992.36 mi||west||0° 13' 15.4"||15.19 mi||south||992.24 mi|
|24 hours||13° 25' 26.6"||921.76 mi||east||5° 04' 28.3"||348.78 mi||south||979.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Porto Velho||Thu 11:28 PM||286 km||177 miles||154 nm|| SW|
|Manaus||Thu 11:28 PM||481 km||299 miles||259 nm|| NNE|
|Rio Branco||Thu 11:28 PM||720 km||447 miles||389 nm|| WSW|
|La Paz||Thu 11:28 PM||1247 km||775 miles||673 nm|| SSW|
|Sucre||Thu 11:28 PM||1380 km||857 miles||745 nm|| SSW|
|Georgetown||Thu 11:28 PM||1583 km||984 miles||855 nm|| NNE|
|Paramaribo||Fri 12:28 AM||1607 km||998 miles||867 nm|| NNE|
|Belém||Fri 12:28 AM||1622 km||1008 miles||876 nm|| ENE|
|Cayenne||Fri 12:28 AM||1701 km||1057 miles||918 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Thu 10:28 PM||1741 km||1082 miles||940 nm|| WSW|
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