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 Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 08:34:00 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: 45%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 27' ||South|
|Longitude: ||31° 53' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.73 meters/second, 1503.8 km/hour, 934.4 miles/hour or 812.0 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' 24.6"||15.58 mi||west||0° 00' 00.3"||0.00 mi||north||15.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 41.7"||934.20 mi||west||0° 00' 19.5"||0.37 mi||north||934.22 mi|
|24 hours||14° 04' 45.9"||912.68 mi||east||0° 44' 59.9"||51.59 mi||north||916.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Tue 5:34 AM||1086 km||675 miles||587 nm|| NW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Tue 5:34 AM||1202 km||747 miles||649 nm|| WSW|
|Recife||Tue 5:34 AM||1404 km||872 miles||758 nm|| NNW|
|São Paulo||Tue 5:34 AM||1561 km||970 miles||843 nm|| WSW|
|Brasilia||Tue 5:34 AM||1769 km||1099 miles||955 nm|| WNW|
|Fortaleza||Tue 5:34 AM||1985 km||1233 miles||1072 nm|| NNW|
|Asuncion *||Tue 5:34 AM||2693 km||1673 miles||1454 nm|| WSW|
|Belém||Tue 5:34 AM||2771 km||1722 miles||1496 nm|| NW|
|Jamestown||Tue 8:34 AM||2809 km||1746 miles||1517 nm|| E|
|Montevideo *||Tue 6:34 AM||2870 km||1783 miles||1549 nm|| SW|
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