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 Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 10:14:00 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: 36%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 10:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 04' ||South|
|Longitude: ||44° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.83 meters/second, 1554.6 km/hour, 966.0 miles/hour or 839.4 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' 27.5"||16.10 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 33.6"||965.87 mi||west||0° 08' 15.1"||9.46 mi||north||966.22 mi|
|24 hours||12° 41' 35.7"||847.93 mi||east||3° 38' 57.7"||250.89 mi||north||890.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Montes Claros||Thu 7:14 AM||205 km||127 miles||111 nm|| SSE|
|Brasilia||Thu 7:14 AM||353 km||219 miles||190 nm|| WSW|
|Belo Horizonte||Thu 7:14 AM||524 km||326 miles||283 nm|| S|
|Goiânia||Thu 7:14 AM||527 km||327 miles||284 nm|| WSW|
|Salvador||Thu 7:14 AM||709 km||441 miles||383 nm|| ENE|
|Rio de Janeiro||Thu 7:14 AM||888 km||552 miles||480 nm|| S|
|São Paulo||Thu 7:14 AM||962 km||598 miles||520 nm|| SSW|
|Recife||Thu 7:14 AM||1317 km||819 miles||711 nm|| NE|
|Fortaleza||Thu 7:14 AM||1420 km||882 miles||767 nm|| NNE|
|Belém||Thu 7:14 AM||1564 km||972 miles||844 nm|| NNW|
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