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 Monday, January 7, 2013 at 10:26:00 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: 26%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, January 7, 2013 at 10:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 31' ||South|
|Longitude: ||39° 56' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.49 meters/second, 1531.8 km/hour, 951.8 miles/hour or 827.1 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' 25.3"||15.86 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||south||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 24.2"||951.56 mi||west||0° 07' 09.2"||8.20 mi||south||951.28 mi|
|24 hours||14° 12' 24.0"||937.27 mi||east||2° 19' 07.9"||159.50 mi||south||944.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Teófilo Otoni *||Mon 8:26 AM||173 km||108 miles||93 nm|| WSW|
|Vitória *||Mon 8:26 AM||313 km||195 miles||169 nm|| S|
|Belo Horizonte *||Mon 8:26 AM||487 km||302 miles||263 nm|| WSW|
|Salvador||Mon 7:26 AM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm|| NNE|
|Niterói *||Mon 8:26 AM||682 km||424 miles||368 nm|| SSW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Mon 8:26 AM||693 km||431 miles||374 nm|| SSW|
|Brasilia *||Mon 8:26 AM||870 km||540 miles||470 nm|| WNW|
|São Paulo *||Mon 8:26 AM||968 km||602 miles||523 nm|| SW|
|Recife||Mon 7:26 AM||1176 km||731 miles||635 nm|| NNE|
|Fortaleza||Mon 7:26 AM||1529 km||950 miles||826 nm|| N|
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