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 Friday, April 26, 2013 at 01:58:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, April 26, 2013 at 01:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 17' ||South|
|Longitude: ||27° 13' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.39 meters/second, 1549.4 km/hour, 962.8 miles/hour or 836.6 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' 25.4"||16.05 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||south||16.05 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 25.4"||962.57 mi||west||0° 08' 24.7"||9.64 mi||south||962.29 mi|
|24 hours||14° 08' 06.1"||943.31 mi||east||2° 52' 14.4"||197.42 mi||south||957.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Thu 10:58 PM||1152 km||716 miles||622 nm|| NW|
|Salvador||Thu 10:58 PM||1242 km||772 miles||671 nm|| W|
|Fortaleza||Thu 10:58 PM||1782 km||1107 miles||962 nm|| NW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Thu 10:58 PM||1881 km||1169 miles||1016 nm|| WSW|
|Brasilia||Thu 10:58 PM||2216 km||1377 miles||1197 nm|| W|
|São Paulo||Thu 10:58 PM||2232 km||1387 miles||1205 nm|| WSW|
|Jamestown||Fri 1:58 AM||2306 km||1433 miles||1245 nm|| E|
|Belém||Thu 10:58 PM||2791 km||1735 miles||1507 nm|| WNW|
|Monrovia||Fri 1:58 AM||2997 km||1862 miles||1618 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Fri 1:58 AM||3048 km||1894 miles||1646 nm|| NNE|
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