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 Monday, February 4, 2013 at 07:44:00 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: 42%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||17° 54' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.43 meters/second, 1520.8 km/hour, 945.0 miles/hour or 821.1 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' 25.5"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 05.3"||0.10 mi||south||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 32.9"||944.71 mi||west||0° 05' 21.1"||6.14 mi||south||944.47 mi|
|24 hours||14° 02' 18.9"||919.36 mi||east||1° 34' 01.1"||107.79 mi||south||921.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 7:44 AM||1334 km||829 miles||720 nm|| ENE|
|Recife||Mon 4:44 AM||2184 km||1357 miles||1179 nm|| WNW|
|Salvador||Mon 4:44 AM||2295 km||1426 miles||1239 nm|| WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Mon 5:44 AM||2667 km||1657 miles||1440 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Mon 4:44 AM||2799 km||1739 miles||1512 nm|| NW|
|Monrovia||Mon 7:44 AM||2886 km||1793 miles||1558 nm|| NNE|
|São Paulo *||Mon 5:44 AM||3024 km||1879 miles||1633 nm|| WSW|
|Freetown||Mon 7:44 AM||3062 km||1903 miles||1653 nm|| N|
|Abidjan||Mon 7:44 AM||3073 km||1909 miles||1659 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 7:44 AM||3155 km||1960 miles||1704 nm|| NNE|
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