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 13, 2012 at 10:00:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, April 13, 2012 at 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 38' ||South|
|Longitude: ||57° 39' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.56 meters/second, 1535.6 km/hour, 954.2 miles/hour or 829.2 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"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 13.8"||954.03 mi||west||0° 07' 37.1"||8.73 mi||north||954.40 mi|
|24 hours||12° 18' 37.9"||811.68 mi||east||3° 24' 53.5"||234.82 mi||north||851.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santa Cruz||Fri 6:00 AM||587 km||365 miles||317 nm|| W|
|Barra do Garças||Fri 7:00 AM||606 km||377 miles||327 nm|| ENE|
|Sucre||Fri 6:00 AM||819 km||509 miles||442 nm|| WSW|
|Asuncion||Fri 6:00 AM||847 km||526 miles||457 nm|| S|
|Brasilia||Fri 7:00 AM||1061 km||659 miles||573 nm|| E|
|La Paz||Fri 6:00 AM||1122 km||697 miles||606 nm|| W|
|São Paulo||Fri 7:00 AM||1322 km||822 miles||714 nm|| ESE|
|Rio de Janeiro||Fri 7:00 AM||1621 km||1007 miles||875 nm|| ESE|
|Manaus||Fri 6:00 AM||1627 km||1011 miles||878 nm|| N|
|Córdoba||Fri 7:00 AM||1662 km||1033 miles||898 nm|| SSW|
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