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 08:58:00 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 08:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 21' ||South|
|Longitude: ||56° 32' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.00 meters/second, 1609.2 km/hour, 999.9 miles/hour or 868.9 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' 30.9"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 00.8"||999.84 mi||west||0° 11' 30.3"||13.18 mi||south||999.77 mi|
|24 hours||11° 51' 49.7"||817.11 mi||east||4° 29' 31.1"||308.71 mi||south||869.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santarém||Fri 5:58 AM||382 km||238 miles||206 nm|| NNE|
|Manaus||Fri 4:58 AM||460 km||286 miles||248 nm|| WNW|
|Belém||Fri 5:58 AM||993 km||617 miles||536 nm|| ENE|
|Cayenne||Fri 5:58 AM||1230 km||764 miles||664 nm|| NNE|
|Paramaribo||Fri 5:58 AM||1245 km||774 miles||672 nm|| N|
|Georgetown||Fri 4:58 AM||1358 km||844 miles||733 nm|| N|
|Brasilia *||Fri 6:58 AM||1492 km||927 miles||806 nm|| SE|
|La Paz||Fri 4:58 AM||1767 km||1098 miles||954 nm|| SW|
|Sucre||Fri 4:58 AM||1785 km||1109 miles||964 nm|| SSW|
|Port of Spain||Fri 4:58 AM||1854 km||1152 miles||1001 nm|| NNW|
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