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 Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 16:20:00 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: 5%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 16:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 18' ||South|
|Longitude: ||38° 42' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.18 meters/second, 1584.7 km/hour, 984.7 miles/hour or 855.6 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' 27.9"||16.41 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.41 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 57.3"||984.60 mi||west||0° 11' 13.2"||12.85 mi||north||984.98 mi|
|24 hours||12° 27' 34.8"||848.07 mi||east||4° 38' 58.4"||319.54 mi||north||911.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Aracaju||Sun 1:20 PM||186 km||116 miles||100 nm|| ESE|
|Alagoinhas||Sun 1:20 PM||209 km||130 miles||113 nm|| S|
|Feira de Santana||Sun 1:20 PM||221 km||137 miles||119 nm|| S|
|Salvador||Sun 1:20 PM||297 km||184 miles||160 nm|| S|
|Maceió||Sun 1:20 PM||333 km||207 miles||180 nm|| ENE|
|Recife||Sun 1:20 PM||485 km||301 miles||262 nm|| ENE|
|Natal||Sun 1:20 PM||629 km||391 miles||340 nm|| NE|
|Fortaleza||Sun 1:20 PM||724 km||450 miles||391 nm|| N|
|Fernando de Noronha||Sun 2:20 PM||991 km||616 miles||535 nm|| NE|
|Brasilia *||Sun 2:20 PM||1167 km||725 miles||630 nm|| WSW|
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