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 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: 36%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 09:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 06' ||South|
|Longitude: ||46° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.77 meters/second, 1561.6 km/hour, 970.3 miles/hour or 843.2 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' 27.5"||16.17 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||south||16.17 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 31.9"||970.13 mi||west||0° 09' 22.7"||10.75 mi||south||969.85 mi|
|24 hours||13° 23' 15.3"||898.27 mi||east||3° 21' 41.7"||231.16 mi||south||920.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Brasilia *||Sun 7:58 AM||234 km||146 miles||126 nm|| SW|
|Goiânia *||Sun 7:58 AM||411 km||256 miles||222 nm|| SW|
|Barra do Garças||Sun 6:58 AM||642 km||399 miles||347 nm|| WSW|
|Salvador||Sun 6:58 AM||886 km||550 miles||478 nm|| E|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sun 7:58 AM||1046 km||650 miles||565 nm|| SSE|
|São Paulo *||Sun 7:58 AM||1048 km||651 miles||566 nm|| S|
|Belém||Sun 6:58 AM||1414 km||879 miles||764 nm|| N|
|Recife||Sun 6:58 AM||1439 km||894 miles||777 nm|| ENE|
|Fortaleza||Sun 6:58 AM||1443 km||896 miles||779 nm|| NE|
|Asuncion *||Sun 6:58 AM||1694 km||1053 miles||915 nm|| SW|
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