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 Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 03:56:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 44' ||South|
|Longitude: ||42° 45' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.69 meters/second, 1615.3 km/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 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' 30.8"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||south||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 55.7"||1003.66 mi||west||0° 11' 44.0"||13.44 mi||south||1003.69 mi|
|24 hours||11° 46' 52.6"||814.61 mi||east||4° 38' 47.6"||319.29 mi||south||873.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Parnaíba||Wed 12:56 AM||175 km||109 miles||94 nm|| SE|
|São Luis||Wed 12:56 AM||192 km||119 miles||104 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Wed 12:56 AM||514 km||320 miles||278 nm|| ESE|
|Belém||Wed 12:56 AM||638 km||397 miles||345 nm|| W|
|Recife||Wed 12:56 AM||1121 km||697 miles||605 nm|| SE|
|Cayenne||Wed 12:56 AM||1296 km||805 miles||700 nm|| NW|
|Salvador||Wed 12:56 AM||1328 km||825 miles||717 nm|| SSE|
|Paramaribo||Wed 12:56 AM||1613 km||1002 miles||871 nm|| WNW|
|Brasilia||Wed 12:56 AM||1654 km||1028 miles||893 nm|| SSW|
|Manaus||Tue 11:56 PM||1927 km||1197 miles||1040 nm|| W|
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