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 Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 16:10:00 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 16:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 31' ||South|
|Longitude: ||49° 32' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.12 meters/second, 1555.6 km/hour, 966.6 miles/hour or 840.0 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' 25.9"||16.11 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.11 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 54.2"||966.51 mi||west||0° 09' 38.3"||11.04 mi||north||966.92 mi|
|24 hours||13° 14' 39.9"||887.02 mi||east||4° 11' 14.0"||287.85 mi||north||939.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Anápolis *||Sat 2:10 PM||209 km||130 miles||113 nm|| SSE|
|Brasilia *||Sat 2:10 PM||227 km||141 miles||123 nm|| SE|
|Goiânia *||Sat 2:10 PM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm|| S|
|Barra do Garças||Sat 1:10 PM||330 km||205 miles||178 nm|| WSW|
|São Paulo *||Sat 2:10 PM||1048 km||651 miles||566 nm|| SSE|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sat 2:10 PM||1151 km||715 miles||621 nm|| SE|
|Salvador||Sat 1:10 PM||1207 km||750 miles||652 nm|| E|
|Belém||Sat 1:10 PM||1449 km||901 miles||783 nm|| N|
|Asuncion *||Sat 1:10 PM||1462 km||909 miles||790 nm|| SW|
|Fortaleza||Sat 1:10 PM||1692 km||1051 miles||913 nm|| NE|
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