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 Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 04:10:00 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: 89%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 04:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 02' ||South|
|Longitude: ||23° 23' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.82 meters/second, 1572.6 km/hour, 977.1 miles/hour or 849.1 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' 26.3"||16.29 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.29 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 28.3"||977.07 mi||west||0° 10' 20.8"||11.86 mi||north||977.45 mi|
|24 hours||13° 01' 31.0"||881.29 mi||east||4° 22' 44.3"||300.98 mi||north||937.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Wed 1:10 AM||1334 km||829 miles||720 nm|| WNW|
|Salvador||Wed 1:10 AM||1645 km||1022 miles||888 nm|| W|
|Fortaleza||Wed 1:10 AM||1909 km||1186 miles||1031 nm|| WNW|
|Jamestown||Wed 4:10 AM||1955 km||1215 miles||1056 nm|| ESE|
|Rio de Janeiro||Wed 1:10 AM||2423 km||1505 miles||1308 nm|| WSW|
|Monrovia||Wed 4:10 AM||2460 km||1529 miles||1328 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Wed 4:10 AM||2531 km||1573 miles||1367 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Wed 4:10 AM||2611 km||1622 miles||1410 nm|| NNE|
|Brasilia||Wed 1:10 AM||2679 km||1665 miles||1447 nm|| WSW|
|São Paulo||Wed 1:10 AM||2770 km||1721 miles||1496 nm|| WSW|
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