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, May 3, 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: 40%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 3, 2013 at 10:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||49° 23' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.95 meters/second, 1598.2 km/hour, 993.1 miles/hour or 863.0 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' 29.9"||16.55 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||north||16.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 03.7"||993.06 mi||west||0° 10' 46.4"||12.34 mi||north||993.36 mi|
|24 hours||11° 44' 17.0"||803.86 mi||east||4° 25' 20.3"||303.90 mi||north||862.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Araguaína||Fri 7:14 AM||166 km||103 miles||90 nm|| NE|
|Belém||Fri 7:14 AM||745 km||463 miles||402 nm|| N|
|Brasilia||Fri 7:14 AM||864 km||537 miles||467 nm|| S|
|Fortaleza||Fri 7:14 AM||1290 km||801 miles||696 nm|| ENE|
|Manaus||Fri 6:14 AM||1302 km||809 miles||703 nm|| WNW|
|Salvador||Fri 7:14 AM||1307 km||812 miles||706 nm|| ESE|
|Cayenne||Fri 7:14 AM||1481 km||920 miles||800 nm|| NNW|
|Recife||Fri 7:14 AM||1598 km||993 miles||863 nm|| E|
|Paramaribo||Fri 7:14 AM||1670 km||1038 miles||902 nm|| NNW|
|São Paulo||Fri 7:14 AM||1734 km||1077 miles||936 nm|| S|
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