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, July 17, 2013 at 22:56:00 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: 70%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at 22:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 60' ||South|
|Longitude: ||53° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.02 meters/second, 1537.3 km/hour, 955.2 miles/hour or 830.1 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' 26.1"||15.92 mi||west||0° 00' 06.7"||0.13 mi||south||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 05.6"||954.98 mi||west||0° 06' 37.3"||7.59 mi||south||954.73 mi|
|24 hours||13° 56' 34.6"||922.45 mi||east||2° 08' 45.6"||147.60 mi||south||928.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Barra do Garças||Wed 7:56 PM||205 km||128 miles||111 nm|| NE|
|Goiânia||Wed 7:56 PM||481 km||299 miles||260 nm|| E|
|Brasilia||Wed 7:56 PM||647 km||402 miles||349 nm|| E|
|Asuncion||Wed 6:56 PM||1000 km||621 miles||540 nm|| SSW|
|São Paulo||Wed 7:56 PM||1044 km||649 miles||564 nm|| SE|
|Sucre||Wed 6:56 PM||1234 km||766 miles||666 nm|| WSW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Wed 7:56 PM||1293 km||803 miles||698 nm|| ESE|
|La Paz||Wed 6:56 PM||1528 km||949 miles||825 nm|| W|
|Manaus||Wed 6:56 PM||1679 km||1043 miles||907 nm|| NNW|
|Salvador||Wed 7:56 PM||1707 km||1061 miles||922 nm|| ENE|
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