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 05:00:00 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: 89%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 05:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||35° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.09 meters/second, 1573.5 km/hour, 977.7 miles/hour or 849.6 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' 26.4"||16.30 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||north||16.30 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 32.6"||977.67 mi||west||0° 10' 24.0"||11.92 mi||north||978.05 mi|
|24 hours||12° 59' 52.6"||879.91 mi||east||4° 23' 39.7"||302.03 mi||north||936.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Aracaju||Wed 2:00 AM||216 km||134 miles||116 nm|| WNW|
|Maceió||Wed 2:00 AM||248 km||154 miles||134 nm|| N|
|Salvador||Wed 2:00 AM||355 km||220 miles||192 nm|| WSW|
|Recife||Wed 2:00 AM||423 km||263 miles||228 nm|| N|
|Natal||Wed 2:00 AM||677 km||421 miles||366 nm|| N|
|Fernando de Noronha||Wed 3:00 AM||943 km||586 miles||509 nm|| NNE|
|Fortaleza||Wed 2:00 AM||965 km||600 miles||521 nm|| NNW|
|Brasilia||Wed 2:00 AM||1415 km||880 miles||764 nm|| WSW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Wed 2:00 AM||1478 km||918 miles||798 nm|| SSW|
|São Paulo||Wed 2:00 AM||1755 km||1091 miles||948 nm|| SW|
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