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, January 5, 2013 at 09:58:00 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: 47%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 09:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 02' ||South|
|Longitude: ||59° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.34 meters/second, 1588.8 km/hour, 987.3 miles/hour or 857.9 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' 29.5"||16.45 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||south||16.46 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 27.0"||987.12 mi||west||0° 10' 46.8"||12.35 mi||south||986.93 mi|
|24 hours||12° 34' 34.5"||856.72 mi||east||4° 04' 05.6"||279.66 mi||south||895.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Porto Velho||Sat 5:58 AM||539 km||335 miles||291 nm|| WNW|
|Manaus||Sat 5:58 AM||770 km||479 miles||416 nm|| N|
|Rio Branco||Sat 5:58 AM||949 km||590 miles||512 nm|| W|
|Sucre||Sat 5:58 AM||1194 km||742 miles||644 nm|| SSW|
|La Paz||Sat 5:58 AM||1207 km||750 miles||652 nm|| SW|
|Brasilia *||Sat 7:58 AM||1380 km||857 miles||745 nm|| ESE|
|Belém||Sat 6:58 AM||1515 km||941 miles||818 nm|| NE|
|Asuncion *||Sat 6:58 AM||1696 km||1054 miles||916 nm|| S|
|Paramaribo||Sat 6:58 AM||1808 km||1123 miles||976 nm|| NNE|
|Cayenne||Sat 6:58 AM||1820 km||1131 miles||982 nm|| NNE|
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