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, April 6, 2013 at 12:18:00 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: 16%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, April 6, 2013 at 12:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 50' ||South|
|Longitude: ||49° 49' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.39 meters/second, 1603.4 km/hour, 996.3 miles/hour or 865.8 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' 30.2"||16.60 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 19.0"||996.28 mi||west||0° 11' 04.3"||12.68 mi||north||996.55 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 54.9"||803.52 mi||east||4° 31' 20.3"||310.76 mi||north||864.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Araguaína||Sat 9:18 AM||182 km||113 miles||98 nm|| ESE|
|Belém||Sat 9:18 AM||614 km||381 miles||331 nm|| NNE|
|Brasilia||Sat 9:18 AM||1013 km||629 miles||547 nm|| SSE|
|Manaus||Sat 8:18 AM||1205 km||749 miles||651 nm|| WNW|
|Fortaleza||Sat 9:18 AM||1291 km||802 miles||697 nm|| ENE|
|Cayenne||Sat 9:18 AM||1332 km||827 miles||719 nm|| NNW|
|Salvador||Sat 9:18 AM||1415 km||879 miles||764 nm|| ESE|
|Paramaribo||Sat 9:18 AM||1521 km||945 miles||821 nm|| NNW|
|Recife||Sat 9:18 AM||1654 km||1028 miles||893 nm|| E|
|Georgetown||Sat 8:18 AM||1772 km||1101 miles||957 nm|| NNW|
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