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 21, 2012 at 19:40:00 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: 39%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 21, 2012 at 19:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 07' ||South|
|Longitude: ||41° 16' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.75 meters/second, 1496.7 km/hour, 930.0 miles/hour or 808.2 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' 24.3"||15.50 mi||west||0° 00' 00.6"||0.01 mi||south||15.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 22.7"||929.76 mi||west||0° 00' 33.9"||0.65 mi||south||929.73 mi|
|24 hours||14° 07' 32.9"||911.67 mi||east||0° 25' 05.0"||28.76 mi||north||913.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Campos||Fri 4:40 PM||71 km||44 miles||38 nm|| S|
|Vitória||Fri 4:40 PM||130 km||81 miles||70 nm|| NE|
|Juiz de Fora||Fri 4:40 PM||232 km||144 miles||125 nm|| WSW|
|Niterói||Fri 4:40 PM||274 km||170 miles||148 nm|| SW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Fri 4:40 PM||285 km||177 miles||154 nm|| SW|
|Belo Horizonte||Fri 4:40 PM||313 km||195 miles||169 nm|| WNW|
|Santos||Fri 4:40 PM||610 km||379 miles||329 nm|| WSW|
|São Paulo||Fri 4:40 PM||616 km||383 miles||333 nm|| WSW|
|Campinas||Fri 4:40 PM||634 km||394 miles||342 nm|| WSW|
|Pirassununga||Fri 4:40 PM||645 km||401 miles||349 nm|| W|
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