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 21, 2012 at 21:32:00 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: 47%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 21:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 34' ||South|
|Longitude: ||57° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.68 meters/second, 1543.2 km/hour, 958.9 miles/hour or 833.3 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' 27.5"||15.98 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||north||15.98 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 33.7"||958.79 mi||west||0° 07' 48.0"||8.94 mi||north||959.16 mi|
|24 hours||12° 36' 02.5"||835.59 mi||east||3° 29' 00.3"||239.51 mi||north||875.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cuiabá *||Sun 6:32 PM||164 km||102 miles||89 nm|| NE|
|Barra do Garças||Sun 6:32 PM||532 km||330 miles||287 nm|| E|
|Santa Cruz||Sun 5:32 PM||652 km||405 miles||352 nm|| WSW|
|Sucre||Sun 5:32 PM||899 km||558 miles||485 nm|| WSW|
|Asuncion *||Sun 6:32 PM||967 km||601 miles||522 nm|| S|
|Brasilia *||Sun 7:32 PM||999 km||620 miles||539 nm|| E|
|La Paz||Sun 5:32 PM||1168 km||726 miles||631 nm|| W|
|São Paulo *||Sun 7:32 PM||1348 km||838 miles||728 nm|| SE|
|Manaus||Sun 5:32 PM||1519 km||944 miles||820 nm|| NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sun 7:32 PM||1629 km||1012 miles||879 nm|| ESE|
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