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 14:28:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 14:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 49' ||North|
|Longitude: ||46° 18' ||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' 46.2"||1002.68 mi||west||0° 12' 39.9"||14.51 mi||south||1002.81 mi|
|24 hours||12° 14' 22.7"||846.60 mi||east||5° 05' 22.9"||349.73 mi||south||915.46 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Belém||Sat 11:28 AM||349 km||217 miles||188 nm|| SW|
|Cayenne||Sat 11:28 AM||810 km||503 miles||437 nm|| NW|
|Fortaleza||Sat 11:28 AM||996 km||619 miles||538 nm|| ESE|
|Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni||Sat 11:28 AM||1003 km||623 miles||541 nm|| WNW|
|Paramaribo||Sat 11:28 AM||1129 km||702 miles||610 nm|| WNW|
|Georgetown||Sat 10:28 AM||1474 km||916 miles||796 nm|| WNW|
|Manaus||Sat 10:28 AM||1587 km||986 miles||857 nm|| WSW|
|Recife||Sat 11:28 AM||1606 km||998 miles||867 nm|| SE|
|Salvador||Sat 11:28 AM||1752 km||1089 miles||946 nm|| SSE|
|Brasilia||Sat 11:28 AM||1845 km||1147 miles||996 nm|| S|
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