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 Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 11:26:00 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: 16%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||40° 07' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.63 meters/second, 1507.1 km/hour, 936.4 miles/hour or 813.7 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' 23.4"||15.61 mi||west||0° 00' 04.1"||0.08 mi||south||15.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 30.3"||936.18 mi||west||0° 04' 03.7"||4.66 mi||south||935.99 mi|
|24 hours||14° 49' 48.5"||964.67 mi||east||0° 57' 29.7"||65.92 mi||south||963.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Vitória *||Tue 9:26 AM||52 km||32 miles||28 nm|| SSW|
|Governador Valadares *||Tue 9:26 AM||230 km||143 miles||124 nm|| WNW|
|Campos *||Tue 9:26 AM||239 km||148 miles||129 nm|| SSW|
|Belo Horizonte *||Tue 9:26 AM||397 km||247 miles||214 nm|| W|
|Niterói *||Tue 9:26 AM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm|| SW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Tue 9:26 AM||465 km||289 miles||251 nm|| SW|
|São Paulo *||Tue 9:26 AM||787 km||489 miles||425 nm|| WSW|
|Salvador||Tue 8:26 AM||787 km||489 miles||425 nm|| NNE|
|Brasilia *||Tue 9:26 AM||940 km||584 miles||508 nm|| WNW|
|Recife||Tue 8:26 AM||1422 km||884 miles||768 nm|| NNE|
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