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 Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 04:36:00 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: 96%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 53' ||North|
|Longitude: ||44° 57' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.16 meters/second, 1609.8 km/hour, 1000.3 miles/hour or 869.2 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' 32.0"||16.67 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||south||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 08.0"||1000.22 mi||west||0° 10' 57.6"||12.55 mi||south||1000.46 mi|
|24 hours||11° 10' 05.1"||768.51 mi||east||4° 30' 28.4"||309.76 mi||south||830.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cayenne||Tue 1:36 AM||826 km||513 miles||446 nm|| W|
|Belém||Tue 1:36 AM||901 km||560 miles||487 nm|| SSW|
|Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni||Tue 1:36 AM||1008 km||626 miles||544 nm|| W|
|Paramaribo||Tue 1:36 AM||1132 km||703 miles||611 nm|| W|
|Fortaleza||Tue 1:36 AM||1278 km||794 miles||690 nm|| SSE|
|Georgetown||Tue 12:36 AM||1466 km||911 miles||792 nm|| W|
|Bridgetown||Tue 12:36 AM||1797 km||1117 miles||970 nm|| WNW|
|Port of Spain||Tue 12:36 AM||1899 km||1180 miles||1026 nm|| WNW|
|Recife||Tue 1:36 AM||1907 km||1185 miles||1030 nm|| SE|
|Manaus||Tue 12:36 AM||1949 km||1211 miles||1053 nm|| WSW|
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