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 Monday, May 6, 2013 at 11:58:00 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: 12%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, May 6, 2013 at 11:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 31' ||North|
|Longitude: ||40° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.47 meters/second, 1610.9 km/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.8 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' 32.2"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 12.1"||1000.94 mi||west||0° 10' 36.7"||12.15 mi||north||1000.87 mi|
|24 hours||11° 07' 42.0"||766.26 mi||east||4° 03' 56.8"||279.42 mi||north||812.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fortaleza||Mon 8:58 AM||1042 km||647 miles||563 nm|| S|
|Belém||Mon 8:58 AM||1191 km||740 miles||643 nm|| SW|
|Cayenne||Mon 8:58 AM||1334 km||829 miles||720 nm|| W|
|Recife||Mon 8:58 AM||1621 km||1007 miles||875 nm|| SSE|
|Paramaribo||Mon 8:58 AM||1645 km||1022 miles||888 nm|| W|
|Georgetown||Mon 7:58 AM||1981 km||1231 miles||1069 nm|| W|
|Salvador||Mon 8:58 AM||2053 km||1276 miles||1109 nm|| S|
|Praia||Mon 10:58 AM||2112 km||1312 miles||1140 nm|| ENE|
|Bridgetown||Mon 7:58 AM||2279 km||1416 miles||1231 nm|| WNW|
|Manaus||Mon 7:58 AM||2390 km||1485 miles||1291 nm|| WSW|
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