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 08:28:00 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: 59%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 16' ||South|
|Longitude: ||49° 16' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.08 meters/second, 1609.5 km/hour, 1000.1 miles/hour or 869.1 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' 31.0"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 02.4"||1000.02 mi||west||0° 11' 30.7"||13.18 mi||south||999.95 mi|
|24 hours||11° 51' 05.4"||816.40 mi||east||4° 29' 50.9"||309.09 mi||south||869.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Araguaína *||Fri 6:28 AM||244 km||152 miles||132 nm|| SSE|
|Belém||Fri 5:28 AM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm|| NNE|
|Santarém||Fri 5:28 AM||681 km||423 miles||368 nm|| WNW|
|Brasilia *||Fri 6:28 AM||1175 km||730 miles||635 nm|| S|
|Cayenne||Fri 5:28 AM||1177 km||732 miles||636 nm|| NNW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 5:28 AM||1198 km||744 miles||647 nm|| E|
|Manaus||Fri 4:28 AM||1217 km||756 miles||657 nm|| W|
|Paramaribo||Fri 5:28 AM||1389 km||863 miles||750 nm|| NNW|
|Salvador||Fri 5:28 AM||1460 km||907 miles||788 nm|| SE|
|Recife||Fri 5:28 AM||1622 km||1008 miles||876 nm|| ESE|
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