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 10:08:00 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: 47%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 10:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 03' ||South|
|Longitude: ||61° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.29 meters/second, 1588.7 km/hour, 987.1 miles/hour or 857.8 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||16.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 26.3"||987.02 mi||west||0° 10' 46.3"||12.34 mi||south||986.82 mi|
|24 hours||12° 34' 53.8"||857.00 mi||east||4° 03' 51.7"||279.40 mi||south||895.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Porto Velho||Sat 6:08 AM||293 km||182 miles||158 nm|| WNW|
|Rio Branco||Sat 6:08 AM||684 km||425 miles||369 nm|| W|
|Manaus||Sat 6:08 AM||787 km||489 miles||425 nm|| NNE|
|La Paz||Sat 6:08 AM||1006 km||625 miles||543 nm|| SW|
|Sucre||Sat 6:08 AM||1070 km||665 miles||578 nm|| SSW|
|Brasilia *||Sat 8:08 AM||1615 km||1003 miles||872 nm|| ESE|
|Lima||Sat 5:08 AM||1703 km||1058 miles||920 nm|| W|
|Belém||Sat 7:08 AM||1733 km||1077 miles||936 nm|| ENE|
|Asuncion *||Sat 7:08 AM||1736 km||1079 miles||937 nm|| SSE|
|Paramaribo||Sat 7:08 AM||1894 km||1177 miles||1023 nm|| NNE|
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