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, November 9, 2012 at 10:28:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 26%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 9, 2012 at 10:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 42' ||North|
|Longitude: ||40° 30' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.74 meters/second, 1615.5 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 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' 30.6"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||south||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 40.5"||1003.75 mi||west||0° 12' 08.8"||13.91 mi||south||1003.86 mi|
|24 hours||11° 57' 53.7"||827.62 mi||east||4° 55' 01.4"||337.87 mi||south||893.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fortaleza||Fri 7:28 AM||536 km||333 miles||289 nm|| SSE|
|Belém||Fri 7:28 AM||920 km||572 miles||497 nm|| WSW|
|Recife||Fri 7:28 AM||1155 km||718 miles||624 nm|| SSE|
|Cayenne||Fri 7:28 AM||1397 km||868 miles||754 nm|| WNW|
|Salvador||Fri 7:28 AM||1528 km||949 miles||825 nm|| S|
|Paramaribo||Fri 7:28 AM||1726 km||1072 miles||932 nm|| WNW|
|Brasilia *||Fri 8:28 AM||1997 km||1241 miles||1078 nm|| SSW|
|Georgetown||Fri 6:28 AM||2075 km||1289 miles||1120 nm|| WNW|
|Manaus||Fri 6:28 AM||2214 km||1376 miles||1195 nm|| W|
|Praia||Fri 9:28 AM||2441 km||1517 miles||1318 nm|| NE|
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