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 13:54:00 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 13:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||30° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.20 meters/second, 1523.5 km/hour, 946.7 miles/hour or 822.6 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' 49.9"||946.49 mi||west||0° 06' 52.3"||7.88 mi||north||946.83 mi|
|24 hours||14° 07' 13.6"||928.31 mi||east||3° 16' 13.0"||224.89 mi||north||963.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Fri 10:54 AM||990 km||615 miles||535 nm|| NW|
|Recife||Fri 10:54 AM||1190 km||739 miles||642 nm|| NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Fri 11:54 AM||1382 km||859 miles||746 nm|| WSW|
|São Paulo *||Fri 11:54 AM||1738 km||1080 miles||938 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 10:54 AM||1796 km||1116 miles||970 nm|| NNW|
|Brasilia *||Fri 11:54 AM||1821 km||1132 miles||983 nm|| W|
|Belém||Fri 10:54 AM||2661 km||1653 miles||1437 nm|| NW|
|Jamestown||Fri 1:54 PM||2695 km||1675 miles||1455 nm|| E|
|Asuncion *||Fri 10:54 AM||2867 km||1781 miles||1548 nm|| WSW|
|Montevideo *||Fri 11:54 AM||3109 km||1932 miles||1679 nm|| SW|
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