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 Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 01:44:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 14' ||South|
|Longitude: ||21° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.14 meters/second, 1555.7 km/hour, 966.7 miles/hour or 840.0 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' 24.7"||16.11 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.11 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 52.7"||966.55 mi||west||0° 09' 20.9"||10.71 mi||north||966.94 mi|
|24 hours||13° 42' 32.2"||919.25 mi||east||4° 06' 17.8"||282.19 mi||north||968.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Mon 10:44 PM||1628 km||1012 miles||879 nm|| WNW|
|Jamestown||Tue 1:44 AM||1688 km||1049 miles||911 nm|| E|
|Salvador||Mon 10:44 PM||1862 km||1157 miles||1005 nm|| W|
|Fortaleza||Mon 10:44 PM||2222 km||1381 miles||1200 nm|| WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Mon 10:44 PM||2497 km||1552 miles||1348 nm|| WSW|
|Monrovia||Tue 1:44 AM||2553 km||1586 miles||1378 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Tue 1:44 AM||2667 km||1657 miles||1440 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Tue 1:44 AM||2757 km||1713 miles||1489 nm|| NNE|
|São Paulo||Mon 10:44 PM||2854 km||1773 miles||1541 nm|| WSW|
|Brasilia||Mon 10:44 PM||2860 km||1777 miles||1544 nm|| W|
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