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, March 2, 2013 at 06:40:00 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: 78%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 60' ||South|
|Longitude: ||45° 37' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.94 meters/second, 1555.0 km/hour, 966.2 miles/hour or 839.6 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' 27.3"||16.10 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||south||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 24.3"||966.04 mi||west||0° 08' 26.3"||9.67 mi||south||965.77 mi|
|24 hours||13° 17' 41.2"||888.41 mi||east||2° 56' 09.2"||201.90 mi||south||904.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Brasilia||Sat 3:40 AM||259 km||161 miles||140 nm|| WSW|
|Goiânia||Sat 3:40 AM||438 km||272 miles||237 nm|| WSW|
|Belo Horizonte||Sat 3:40 AM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm|| SSE|
|Salvador||Sat 3:40 AM||803 km||499 miles||433 nm|| ENE|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sat 3:40 AM||919 km||571 miles||496 nm|| SSE|
|São Paulo||Sat 3:40 AM||955 km||593 miles||515 nm|| S|
|Recife||Sat 3:40 AM||1397 km||868 miles||754 nm|| ENE|
|Fortaleza||Sat 3:40 AM||1464 km||909 miles||790 nm|| NNE|
|Belém||Sat 3:40 AM||1531 km||951 miles||827 nm|| NNW|
|Asuncion *||Sat 3:40 AM||1694 km||1053 miles||915 nm|| SW|
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