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 Friday, January 11, 2013 at 13:34:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 11' ||South|
|Longitude: ||26° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.09 meters/second, 1523.1 km/hour, 946.4 miles/hour or 822.4 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' 23.7"||15.77 mi||west||0° 00' 06.7"||0.13 mi||north||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 48.5"||946.26 mi||west||0° 06' 49.8"||7.83 mi||north||946.60 mi|
|24 hours||14° 07' 51.0"||928.79 mi||east||3° 15' 21.1"||223.90 mi||north||963.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Fri 10:34 AM||1442 km||896 miles||779 nm|| WNW|
|Recife||Fri 10:34 AM||1462 km||908 miles||789 nm|| NW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Fri 11:34 AM||1852 km||1151 miles||1000 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 10:34 AM||2094 km||1301 miles||1130 nm|| NW|
|Jamestown||Fri 1:34 PM||2188 km||1360 miles||1182 nm|| E|
|São Paulo *||Fri 11:34 AM||2211 km||1374 miles||1194 nm|| WSW|
|Brasilia *||Fri 11:34 AM||2328 km||1447 miles||1257 nm|| W|
|Belém||Fri 10:34 AM||3062 km||1903 miles||1654 nm|| NW|
|Monrovia||Fri 1:34 PM||3191 km||1983 miles||1723 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Fri 1:34 PM||3273 km||2034 miles||1767 nm|| NNE|
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