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, January 4, 2013 at 07:08:00 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: 60%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 07:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 00' ||South|
|Longitude: ||29° 55' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.29 meters/second, 1610.3 km/hour, 1000.6 miles/hour or 869.5 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' 31.1"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 06.3"||1000.50 mi||west||0° 11' 31.9"||13.21 mi||south||1000.44 mi|
|24 hours||11° 49' 08.9"||814.49 mi||east||4° 30' 42.0"||310.06 mi||south||868.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fernando de Noronha||Fri 5:08 AM||303 km||188 miles||164 nm|| WNW|
|Natal||Fri 4:08 AM||597 km||371 miles||322 nm|| W|
|Recife||Fri 4:08 AM||647 km||402 miles||350 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 4:08 AM||972 km||604 miles||525 nm|| W|
|Salvador||Fri 4:08 AM||1289 km||801 miles||696 nm|| SW|
|Belém||Fri 4:08 AM||2100 km||1305 miles||1134 nm|| W|
|Brasilia *||Fri 5:08 AM||2298 km||1428 miles||1241 nm|| WSW|
|Praia||Fri 6:08 AM||2313 km||1437 miles||1249 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Fri 7:08 AM||2378 km||1477 miles||1284 nm|| NE|
|Conakry||Fri 7:08 AM||2410 km||1497 miles||1301 nm|| NE|
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