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 12:16:00 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: 15%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 12:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 58' ||South|
|Longitude: ||52° 06' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.45 meters/second, 1506.4 km/hour, 936.1 miles/hour or 813.4 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"||15.60 mi||west||0° 00' 04.0"||0.08 mi||south||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 27.3"||935.79 mi||west||0° 03' 56.7"||4.52 mi||south||935.60 mi|
|24 hours||14° 50' 40.8"||965.27 mi||east||0° 54' 32.5"||62.54 mi||south||964.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Barra do Garças||Tue 9:16 AM||450 km||280 miles||243 nm|| N|
|Goiânia *||Tue 10:16 AM||466 km||289 miles||251 nm|| NE|
|Pirassununga *||Tue 10:16 AM||536 km||333 miles||290 nm|| ESE|
|Campinas *||Tue 10:16 AM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm|| ESE|
|Brasilia *||Tue 10:16 AM||642 km||399 miles||347 nm|| NE|
|Ciudad del Este *||Tue 9:16 AM||666 km||414 miles||360 nm|| SSW|
|Foz do Iguaçu *||Tue 10:16 AM||669 km||415 miles||361 nm|| SSW|
|Curitiba *||Tue 10:16 AM||669 km||416 miles||361 nm|| SSE|
|São Paulo *||Tue 10:16 AM||693 km||430 miles||374 nm|| SE|
|Asuncion *||Tue 9:16 AM||819 km||509 miles||442 nm|| SW|
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