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 Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 08:34:00 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: 37%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||26° 20' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.25 meters/second, 1563.3 km/hour, 971.4 miles/hour or 844.1 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' 27.7"||16.19 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||south||16.19 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 39.0"||971.19 mi||west||0° 09' 28.8"||10.87 mi||south||970.92 mi|
|24 hours||13° 20' 19.8"||895.86 mi||east||3° 24' 41.1"||234.58 mi||south||919.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Sun 5:34 AM||1131 km||703 miles||611 nm|| WNW|
|Salvador||Sun 5:34 AM||1319 km||820 miles||712 nm|| W|
|Fortaleza||Sun 5:34 AM||1750 km||1088 miles||945 nm|| NW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sun 6:34 AM||2042 km||1269 miles||1103 nm|| WSW|
|Jamestown||Sun 8:34 AM||2229 km||1385 miles||1204 nm|| E|
|Brasilia *||Sun 6:34 AM||2327 km||1446 miles||1257 nm|| W|
|São Paulo *||Sun 6:34 AM||2390 km||1485 miles||1291 nm|| WSW|
|Belém||Sun 5:34 AM||2799 km||1739 miles||1511 nm|| WNW|
|Monrovia||Sun 8:34 AM||2816 km||1750 miles||1521 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Sun 8:34 AM||2866 km||1781 miles||1547 nm|| NNE|
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