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, May 2, 2013 at 09:14:00 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: 51%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 09:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||47° 12' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.22 meters/second, 1574.0 km/hour, 978.0 miles/hour or 849.9 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' 28.4"||16.30 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.30 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 25.6"||977.96 mi||west||0° 09' 36.2"||11.00 mi||north||978.32 mi|
|24 hours||12° 18' 53.8"||832.12 mi||east||4° 04' 53.1"||280.54 mi||north||883.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Barreiras||Thu 6:14 AM||244 km||152 miles||132 nm|| E|
|Brasilia||Thu 6:14 AM||384 km||239 miles||207 nm|| S|
|Goiânia||Thu 6:14 AM||530 km||329 miles||286 nm|| SSW|
|Barra do Garças||Thu 6:14 AM||670 km||416 miles||362 nm|| SW|
|Salvador||Thu 6:14 AM||949 km||590 miles||512 nm|| E|
|Belém||Thu 6:14 AM||1218 km||757 miles||657 nm|| N|
|São Paulo||Thu 6:14 AM||1239 km||770 miles||669 nm|| S|
|Rio de Janeiro||Thu 6:14 AM||1246 km||774 miles||673 nm|| SSE|
|Fortaleza||Thu 6:14 AM||1346 km||836 miles||727 nm|| NE|
|Recife||Thu 6:14 AM||1430 km||888 miles||772 nm|| ENE|
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