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, June 25, 2013 at 04:00:00 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: 96%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, June 25, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||34° 49' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.75 meters/second, 1543.5 km/hour, 959.1 miles/hour or 833.4 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' 24.3"||15.99 mi||west||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||north||15.99 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 23.8"||958.97 mi||west||0° 08' 19.3"||9.54 mi||north||959.34 mi|
|24 hours||13° 50' 59.0"||921.91 mi||east||3° 44' 44.9"||257.53 mi||north||964.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Tue 1:00 AM||505 km||313 miles||272 nm|| NW|
|Recife||Tue 1:00 AM||852 km||530 miles||460 nm|| N|
|Rio de Janeiro||Tue 1:00 AM||1183 km||735 miles||639 nm|| SW|
|Fortaleza||Tue 1:00 AM||1395 km||867 miles||753 nm|| NNW|
|Brasilia||Tue 1:00 AM||1399 km||869 miles||756 nm|| W|
|São Paulo||Tue 1:00 AM||1506 km||936 miles||813 nm|| SW|
|Belém||Tue 1:00 AM||2184 km||1357 miles||1179 nm|| NW|
|Asuncion||Midnight Mon-Tue||2595 km||1613 miles||1401 nm|| WSW|
|Cayenne||Tue 1:00 AM||2997 km||1862 miles||1618 nm|| NW|
|Montevideo||Tue 1:00 AM||3002 km||1865 miles||1621 nm|| SW|
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