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, April 9, 2013 at 14:04:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 14:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||41° 02' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.04 meters/second, 1605.7 km/hour, 997.8 miles/hour or 867.0 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' 31.7"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 46.2"||997.71 mi||west||0° 10' 29.4"||12.01 mi||north||997.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 39.6"||776.72 mi||east||3° 58' 43.7"||273.46 mi||north||819.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fortaleza||Tue 11:04 AM||1214 km||754 miles||656 nm|| SSE|
|Belém||Tue 11:04 AM||1243 km||773 miles||671 nm|| SW|
|Cayenne||Tue 11:04 AM||1270 km||789 miles||686 nm|| W|
|Paramaribo||Tue 11:04 AM||1568 km||974 miles||846 nm|| W|
|Recife||Tue 11:04 AM||1799 km||1118 miles||971 nm|| SSE|
|Georgetown||Tue 10:04 AM||1892 km||1176 miles||1022 nm|| W|
|Praia||Tue 1:04 PM||2107 km||1309 miles||1138 nm|| ENE|
|Bridgetown||Tue 10:04 AM||2146 km||1333 miles||1159 nm|| WNW|
|Salvador||Tue 11:04 AM||2220 km||1380 miles||1199 nm|| S|
|Port of Spain||Tue 10:04 AM||2288 km||1422 miles||1236 nm|| WNW|
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