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, October 27, 2012 at 00:36:00 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: 93%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 27, 2012 at 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 55' ||North|
|Longitude: ||44° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.43 meters/second, 1614.3 km/hour, 1003.1 miles/hour or 871.7 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' 33.1"||16.72 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||north||16.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 14.7"||1003.08 mi||west||0° 10' 48.3"||12.37 mi||north||1003.02 mi|
|24 hours||10° 43' 09.2"||738.78 mi||east||4° 10' 02.4"||286.39 mi||north||789.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Belém||Fri 9:36 PM||843 km||524 miles||455 nm|| SSW|
|Cayenne||Fri 9:36 PM||888 km||552 miles||480 nm|| W|
|Fortaleza||Fri 9:36 PM||1152 km||716 miles||622 nm|| SSE|
|Paramaribo||Fri 9:36 PM||1206 km||749 miles||651 nm|| W|
|Georgetown||Fri 8:36 PM||1547 km||961 miles||835 nm|| W|
|Recife||Fri 9:36 PM||1781 km||1107 miles||962 nm|| SE|
|Bridgetown||Fri 8:36 PM||1908 km||1186 miles||1030 nm|| WNW|
|Manaus||Fri 8:36 PM||1960 km||1218 miles||1058 nm|| WSW|
|Port of Spain||Fri 8:36 PM||1998 km||1242 miles||1079 nm|| WNW|
|Kingstown||Fri 8:36 PM||2068 km||1285 miles||1117 nm|| WNW|
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