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 Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 06:00:00 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: 80%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 06:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 18' ||South|
|Longitude: ||36° 53' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.05 meters/second, 1598.6 km/hour, 993.3 miles/hour or 863.2 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' 28.4"||16.55 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 34.6"||993.30 mi||west||0° 11' 30.0"||13.17 mi||north||993.60 mi|
|24 hours||12° 15' 16.2"||840.86 mi||east||4° 40' 20.0"||321.06 mi||north||903.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Campina Grande||Thu 3:00 AM||117 km||73 miles||63 nm|| E|
|Caruaru||Thu 3:00 AM||150 km||93 miles||81 nm|| SE|
|Garanhuns||Thu 3:00 AM||181 km||113 miles||98 nm|| SSE|
|João Pessoa||Thu 3:00 AM||223 km||138 miles||120 nm|| E|
|Recife||Thu 3:00 AM||238 km||148 miles||129 nm|| ESE|
|Mossoró||Thu 3:00 AM||240 km||149 miles||130 nm|| N|
|Natal||Thu 3:00 AM||248 km||154 miles||134 nm|| NE|
|Maceió||Thu 3:00 AM||291 km||181 miles||157 nm|| SSE|
|Fortaleza||Thu 3:00 AM||435 km||270 miles||235 nm|| NNW|
|Fernando de Noronha||Thu 4:00 AM||622 km||386 miles||336 nm|| NE|
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