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 17:10:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 17:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||50° 45' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.43 meters/second, 1585.5 km/hour, 985.2 miles/hour or 856.1 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"||16.42 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 01.4"||985.16 mi||west||0° 11' 15.4"||12.90 mi||north||985.53 mi|
|24 hours||12° 26' 04.6"||846.78 mi||east||4° 39' 33.7"||320.22 mi||north||910.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Barra do Garças||Sun 2:10 PM||657 km||408 miles||355 nm|| SSW|
|Brasilia *||Sun 3:10 PM||699 km||434 miles||377 nm|| SSE|
|Belém||Sun 2:10 PM||993 km||617 miles||536 nm|| NNE|
|Manaus||Sun 1:10 PM||1285 km||799 miles||694 nm|| NW|
|Salvador||Sun 2:10 PM||1375 km||854 miles||742 nm|| ESE|
|Fortaleza||Sun 2:10 PM||1519 km||944 miles||820 nm|| ENE|
|São Paulo *||Sun 3:10 PM||1549 km||963 miles||837 nm|| SSE|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sun 3:10 PM||1633 km||1015 miles||882 nm|| SSE|
|Cayenne||Sun 2:10 PM||1676 km||1041 miles||905 nm|| N|
|Recife||Sun 2:10 PM||1759 km||1093 miles||950 nm|| E|
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