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 9, 2013 at 13:20:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 45' ||South|
|Longitude: ||28° 04' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.92 meters/second, 1569.3 km/hour, 975.1 miles/hour or 847.4 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' 26.9"||16.25 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||north||16.25 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 03.4"||975.03 mi||west||0° 10' 13.1"||11.71 mi||north||975.43 mi|
|24 hours||12° 52' 14.1"||868.43 mi||east||4° 21' 55.0"||300.05 mi||north||925.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Sat 10:20 AM||906 km||563 miles||489 nm|| NW|
|Salvador||Sat 10:20 AM||1130 km||702 miles||610 nm|| W|
|Fortaleza||Sat 10:20 AM||1526 km||948 miles||824 nm|| NW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sat 11:20 AM||1958 km||1217 miles||1057 nm|| SW|
|Brasilia *||Sat 11:20 AM||2163 km||1344 miles||1168 nm|| WSW|
|São Paulo *||Sat 11:20 AM||2296 km||1427 miles||1240 nm|| SW|
|Jamestown||Sat 1:20 PM||2435 km||1513 miles||1315 nm|| E|
|Belém||Sat 10:20 AM||2575 km||1600 miles||1390 nm|| WNW|
|Monrovia||Sat 1:20 PM||2845 km||1768 miles||1536 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Sat 1:20 PM||2865 km||1780 miles||1547 nm|| NE|
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