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 06:50:00 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 06:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 25' ||South|
|Longitude: ||31° 06' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.45 meters/second, 1574.8 km/hour, 978.5 miles/hour or 850.3 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' 53.3"||978.38 mi||west||0° 09' 47.9"||11.23 mi||south||978.14 mi|
|24 hours||12° 45' 22.3"||861.85 mi||east||3° 35' 19.1"||246.74 mi||south||890.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Maceió||Sat 3:50 AM||590 km||367 miles||319 nm|| WNW|
|Recife||Sat 3:50 AM||632 km||393 miles||341 nm|| NW|
|Salvador||Sat 3:50 AM||804 km||500 miles||434 nm|| W|
|Fernando de Noronha||Sat 4:50 AM||952 km||592 miles||514 nm|| N|
|Fortaleza||Sat 3:50 AM||1263 km||785 miles||682 nm|| NW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sat 4:50 AM||1733 km||1077 miles||936 nm|| SW|
|Brasilia *||Sat 4:50 AM||1850 km||1149 miles||999 nm|| WSW|
|São Paulo *||Sat 4:50 AM||2054 km||1276 miles||1109 nm|| SW|
|Belém||Sat 3:50 AM||2269 km||1410 miles||1225 nm|| WNW|
|Jamestown||Sat 6:50 AM||2766 km||1719 miles||1493 nm|| E|
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