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 12:36:00 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 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 59' ||South|
|Longitude: ||56° 54' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.38 meters/second, 1506.2 km/hour, 935.9 miles/hour or 813.3 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' 26.1"||935.63 mi||west||0° 03' 54.0"||4.47 mi||south||935.45 mi|
|24 hours||14° 51' 01.2"||965.51 mi||east||0° 53' 21.6"||61.18 mi||south||964.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Campo Grande *||Tue 9:36 AM||247 km||153 miles||133 nm|| ESE|
|Asuncion *||Tue 9:36 AM||592 km||368 miles||320 nm|| S|
|Ciudad del Este *||Tue 9:36 AM||656 km||408 miles||354 nm|| SSE|
|Barra do Garças||Tue 9:36 AM||668 km||415 miles||361 nm|| NE|
|Sucre||Tue 8:36 AM||884 km||549 miles||477 nm|| W|
|Salta||Tue 9:36 AM||1023 km||636 miles||553 nm|| WSW|
|Brasilia *||Tue 10:36 AM||1062 km||660 miles||573 nm|| ENE|
|São Paulo *||Tue 10:36 AM||1134 km||704 miles||612 nm|| ESE|
|La Paz||Tue 8:36 AM||1248 km||775 miles||674 nm|| WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Tue 10:36 AM||1459 km||907 miles||788 nm|| ESE|
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