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 27, 2013 at 02:38:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 02:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 01' ||North|
|Longitude: ||38° 49' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.92 meters/second, 1569.3 km/hour, 975.1 miles/hour or 847.4 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' 31.5"||16.25 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||south||16.25 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 36.7"||975.00 mi||west||0° 08' 20.4"||9.56 mi||south||975.35 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 56.1"||757.28 mi||east||3° 38' 00.8"||249.78 mi||south||802.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Sun 1:38 AM||1651 km||1026 miles||892 nm|| E|
|Cayenne||Sat 11:38 PM||1791 km||1113 miles||967 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Sat 11:38 PM||1965 km||1221 miles||1061 nm|| S|
|Paramaribo||Sat 11:38 PM||2008 km||1248 miles||1084 nm|| WSW|
|Belém||Sat 11:38 PM||2016 km||1253 miles||1089 nm|| SSW|
|Bridgetown||Sat 10:38 PM||2254 km||1400 miles||1217 nm|| W|
|Georgetown||Sat 10:38 PM||2262 km||1406 miles||1222 nm|| WSW|
|Dakar||Sun 2:38 AM||2306 km||1433 miles||1245 nm|| E|
|Castries||Sat 10:38 PM||2394 km||1488 miles||1293 nm|| W|
|Fort-de-France||Sat 10:38 PM||2402 km||1492 miles||1297 nm|| W|
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