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, June 4, 2012 at 00:34:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, June 4, 2012 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 21' ||South|
|Longitude: ||15° 50' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.93 meters/second, 1490.1 km/hour, 925.9 miles/hour or 804.6 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' 21.8"||15.43 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||south||15.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 54.2"||925.65 mi||west||0° 02' 37.4"||3.01 mi||south||925.52 mi|
|24 hours||15° 13' 49.9"||981.38 mi||east||0° 17' 38.0"||20.22 mi||south||980.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 12:34 AM||1223 km||760 miles||660 nm|| ENE|
|Recife||Sun 9:34 PM||2517 km||1564 miles||1359 nm|| WNW|
|Salvador||Sun 9:34 PM||2579 km||1602 miles||1393 nm|| WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sun 9:34 PM||2824 km||1755 miles||1525 nm|| W|
|Monrovia||Mon 12:34 AM||3108 km||1931 miles||1678 nm|| N|
|Fortaleza||Sun 9:34 PM||3138 km||1950 miles||1694 nm|| NW|
|São Paulo||Sun 9:34 PM||3175 km||1973 miles||1714 nm|| W|
|Abidjan||Mon 12:34 AM||3219 km||2000 miles||1738 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Mon 12:34 AM||3312 km||2058 miles||1788 nm|| N|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 12:34 AM||3321 km||2064 miles||1793 nm|| NNE|
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