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, February 2, 2013 at 06:30:00 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: 64%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 21' ||South|
|Longitude: ||26° 16' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.55 meters/second, 1575.2 km/hour, 978.8 miles/hour or 850.5 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' 28.8"||16.31 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||south||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 54.4"||978.61 mi||west||0° 09' 49.1"||11.25 mi||south||978.37 mi|
|24 hours||12° 44' 49.5"||861.41 mi||east||3° 35' 55.6"||247.43 mi||south||890.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Sat 3:30 AM||1054 km||655 miles||569 nm|| WNW|
|Salvador||Sat 3:30 AM||1328 km||825 miles||717 nm|| W|
|Fortaleza||Sat 3:30 AM||1656 km||1029 miles||894 nm|| NW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sat 4:30 AM||2141 km||1331 miles||1156 nm|| SW|
|Jamestown||Sat 6:30 AM||2253 km||1400 miles||1217 nm|| ESE|
|Brasilia *||Sat 4:30 AM||2363 km||1469 miles||1276 nm|| WSW|
|São Paulo *||Sat 4:30 AM||2483 km||1543 miles||1341 nm|| WSW|
|Monrovia||Sat 6:30 AM||2682 km||1667 miles||1448 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Sat 6:30 AM||2719 km||1690 miles||1468 nm|| NNE|
|Belém||Sat 3:30 AM||2731 km||1697 miles||1475 nm|| WNW|
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