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 Saturday, July 20, 2013 at 23:32:00 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: 95%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, July 20, 2013 at 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 35' ||South|
|Longitude: ||18° 56' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.96 meters/second, 1508.3 km/hour, 937.2 miles/hour or 814.4 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' 22.5"||15.62 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||north||15.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 32.1"||936.98 mi||west||0° 03' 05.3"||3.54 mi||north||937.13 mi|
|24 hours||14° 52' 43.4"||969.75 mi||east||1° 53' 31.5"||130.15 mi||north||983.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 11:32 PM||1458 km||906 miles||787 nm|| ENE|
|Recife||Sat 8:32 PM||2139 km||1329 miles||1155 nm|| NW|
|Salvador||Sat 8:32 PM||2213 km||1375 miles||1195 nm|| WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sat 8:32 PM||2542 km||1579 miles||1373 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Sat 8:32 PM||2762 km||1716 miles||1491 nm|| NW|
|São Paulo||Sat 8:32 PM||2898 km||1801 miles||1565 nm|| WSW|
|Monrovia||Sat 11:32 PM||3000 km||1864 miles||1620 nm|| NNE|
|Brasilia||Sat 8:32 PM||3096 km||1924 miles||1672 nm|| W|
|Freetown||Sat 11:32 PM||3167 km||1968 miles||1710 nm|| NNE|
|Abidjan||Sat 11:32 PM||3203 km||1990 miles||1729 nm|| NNE|
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