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 20:48:00 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 20:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 07' ||South|
|Longitude: ||57° 36' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.73 meters/second, 1496.6 km/hour, 930.0 miles/hour or 808.1 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' 00.4"||0.01 mi||south||15.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 24.0"||929.72 mi||west||0° 00' 24.2"||0.46 mi||south||929.70 mi|
|24 hours||14° 06' 41.2"||910.68 mi||east||0° 28' 50.5"||33.07 mi||north||912.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pedro Juan Caballero||Fri 4:48 PM||248 km||154 miles||134 nm|| SE|
|Asuncion||Fri 4:48 PM||461 km||286 miles||249 nm|| S|
|Ciudad del Este||Fri 4:48 PM||574 km||357 miles||310 nm|| SSE|
|Sucre||Fri 4:48 PM||835 km||519 miles||451 nm|| WNW|
|Salta||Fri 5:48 PM||897 km||557 miles||484 nm|| WSW|
|Tucumán||Fri 5:48 PM||999 km||621 miles||540 nm|| SW|
|São Paulo||Fri 5:48 PM||1161 km||721 miles||627 nm|| ESE|
|Brasilia||Fri 5:48 PM||1183 km||735 miles||639 nm|| ENE|
|La Paz||Fri 4:48 PM||1222 km||759 miles||660 nm|| WNW|
|Córdoba||Fri 5:48 PM||1315 km||817 miles||710 nm|| SSW|
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