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, September 14, 2012 at 13:28:00 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: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 14, 2012 at 13:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||43° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.15 meters/second, 1606.1 km/hour, 998.0 miles/hour or 867.2 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' 30.2"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||south||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 16.3"||997.95 mi||west||0° 11' 55.2"||13.65 mi||south||998.22 mi|
|24 hours||11° 58' 16.2"||823.65 mi||east||4° 55' 46.5"||338.74 mi||south||893.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cayenne||Fri 10:28 AM||954 km||593 miles||515 nm|| W|
|Belém||Fri 10:28 AM||972 km||604 miles||525 nm|| SSW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 10:28 AM||1219 km||757 miles||658 nm|| SSE|
|Paramaribo||Fri 10:28 AM||1261 km||784 miles||681 nm|| W|
|Georgetown||Fri 9:28 AM||1594 km||990 miles||861 nm|| W|
|Recife||Fri 10:28 AM||1842 km||1144 miles||994 nm|| SSE|
|Bridgetown||Fri 9:28 AM||1909 km||1186 miles||1031 nm|| WNW|
|Port of Spain||Fri 9:28 AM||2020 km||1255 miles||1091 nm|| WNW|
|Manaus||Fri 9:28 AM||2066 km||1284 miles||1115 nm|| WSW|
|Kingstown||Fri 9:28 AM||2073 km||1288 miles||1119 nm|| WNW|
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