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, September 15, 2012 at 14:10:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 53' ||North|
|Longitude: ||41° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.26 meters/second, 1613.7 km/hour, 1002.7 miles/hour or 871.3 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' 29.7"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 12.6"||0.24 mi||south||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 46.6"||1002.67 mi||west||0° 12' 39.6"||14.50 mi||south||1002.80 mi|
|24 hours||12° 14' 07.8"||846.30 mi||east||5° 05' 22.8"||349.73 mi||south||915.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fortaleza||Sat 11:10 AM||635 km||394 miles||343 nm|| SE|
|Belém||Sat 11:10 AM||771 km||479 miles||416 nm|| WSW|
|Cayenne||Sat 11:10 AM||1237 km||769 miles||668 nm|| WNW|
|Recife||Sat 11:10 AM||1266 km||786 miles||683 nm|| SE|
|Paramaribo||Sat 11:10 AM||1566 km||973 miles||846 nm|| WNW|
|Salvador||Sat 11:10 AM||1579 km||981 miles||852 nm|| SSE|
|Georgetown||Sat 10:10 AM||1915 km||1190 miles||1034 nm|| WNW|
|Brasilia||Sat 11:10 AM||1956 km||1215 miles||1056 nm|| SSW|
|Manaus||Sat 10:10 AM||2059 km||1279 miles||1112 nm|| WSW|
|Bridgetown||Sat 10:10 AM||2371 km||1473 miles||1280 nm|| NW|
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