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 07:56:00 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 07:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 49' ||South|
|Longitude: ||20° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.38 meters/second, 1520.6 km/hour, 944.8 miles/hour or 821.0 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' 32.2"||944.59 mi||west||0° 05' 19.8"||6.11 mi||south||944.36 mi|
|24 hours||14° 02' 33.9"||919.54 mi||east||1° 33' 24.3"||107.09 mi||south||921.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 7:56 AM||1633 km||1015 miles||882 nm|| E|
|Recife||Mon 4:56 AM||1931 km||1200 miles||1043 nm|| NW|
|Salvador||Mon 4:56 AM||2001 km||1243 miles||1080 nm|| WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Mon 5:56 AM||2372 km||1474 miles||1281 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Mon 4:56 AM||2555 km||1588 miles||1380 nm|| NW|
|São Paulo *||Mon 5:56 AM||2730 km||1696 miles||1474 nm|| WSW|
|Brasilia *||Mon 5:56 AM||2897 km||1800 miles||1564 nm|| W|
|Monrovia||Mon 7:56 AM||2989 km||1857 miles||1614 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Mon 7:56 AM||3133 km||1947 miles||1691 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Mon 7:56 AM||3229 km||2006 miles||1743 nm|| NNE|
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