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 Saturday, April 14, 2012 at 10:28:00 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: 40%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, April 14, 2012 at 10:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 09' ||South|
|Longitude: ||52° 07' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.02 meters/second, 1566.1 km/hour, 973.1 miles/hour or 845.6 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' 30.2"||16.22 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||north||16.22 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 17.7"||973.00 mi||west||0° 09' 26.9"||10.83 mi||north||973.39 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 40.0"||774.45 mi||east||4° 01' 17.1"||276.44 mi||north||828.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Barra do Garças||Sat 7:28 AM||194 km||120 miles||105 nm|| S|
|Goiânia||Sat 7:28 AM||414 km||258 miles||224 nm|| SE|
|Brasilia||Sat 7:28 AM||490 km||304 miles||264 nm|| ESE|
|São Paulo||Sat 7:28 AM||1191 km||740 miles||643 nm|| SSE|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sat 7:28 AM||1356 km||843 miles||732 nm|| SE|
|Asuncion||Sat 6:28 AM||1362 km||846 miles||735 nm|| SSW|
|Belém||Sat 7:28 AM||1460 km||907 miles||788 nm|| NNE|
|Salvador||Sat 7:28 AM||1480 km||920 miles||799 nm|| E|
|Manaus||Sat 6:28 AM||1498 km||931 miles||809 nm|| NW|
|Sucre||Sat 6:28 AM||1504 km||934 miles||812 nm|| WSW|
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