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 Sunday, October 14, 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 14:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 12' ||South|
|Longitude: ||53° 46' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.82 meters/second, 1597.7 km/hour, 992.8 miles/hour or 862.7 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' 27.9"||16.55 mi||west||0° 00' 12.2"||0.24 mi||south||16.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 50.6"||992.68 mi||west||0° 12' 18.9"||14.11 mi||south||992.56 mi|
|24 hours||13° 10' 02.6"||903.70 mi||east||4° 43' 01.8"||324.22 mi||south||954.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santarém||Sun 11:28 AM||539 km||335 miles||291 nm|| N|
|Manaus||Sun 10:28 AM||828 km||514 miles||447 nm|| WNW|
|Belém||Sun 11:28 AM||865 km||537 miles||467 nm|| NE|
|Brasilia||Sun 11:28 AM||1147 km||712 miles||619 nm|| SSE|
|Cayenne||Sun 11:28 AM||1351 km||840 miles||730 nm|| N|
|Paramaribo||Sun 11:28 AM||1448 km||900 miles||782 nm|| N|
|Rio Branco||Sun 10:28 AM||1577 km||980 miles||852 nm|| WSW|
|Georgetown||Sun 10:28 AM||1625 km||1009 miles||877 nm|| NNW|
|Fortaleza||Sun 11:28 AM||1725 km||1072 miles||931 nm|| ENE|
|Salvador||Sun 11:28 AM||1791 km||1113 miles||967 nm|| ESE|
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