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 13:44:00 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 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 10' ||South|
|Longitude: ||28° 33' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.14 meters/second, 1523.3 km/hour, 946.5 miles/hour or 822.5 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"||15.78 mi||west||0° 00' 06.7"||0.13 mi||north||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 49.2"||946.38 mi||west||0° 06' 51.0"||7.85 mi||north||946.72 mi|
|24 hours||14° 07' 32.2"||928.55 mi||east||3° 15' 47.1"||224.40 mi||north||963.18 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Fri 10:44 AM||1210 km||752 miles||653 nm|| WNW|
|Recife||Fri 10:44 AM||1307 km||812 miles||706 nm|| NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Fri 11:44 AM||1615 km||1003 miles||872 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 10:44 AM||1933 km||1201 miles||1044 nm|| NW|
|São Paulo *||Fri 11:44 AM||1973 km||1226 miles||1065 nm|| WSW|
|Brasilia *||Fri 11:44 AM||2074 km||1289 miles||1120 nm|| W|
|Jamestown||Fri 1:44 PM||2442 km||1517 miles||1318 nm|| E|
|Belém||Fri 10:44 AM||2857 km||1775 miles||1542 nm|| NW|
|Asuncion *||Fri 10:44 AM||3104 km||1929 miles||1676 nm|| WSW|
|Montevideo *||Fri 11:44 AM||3301 km||2051 miles||1782 nm|| SW|
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