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, August 10, 2013 at 17:40:00 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: 14%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||43° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.48 meters/second, 1614.5 km/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.8 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' 32.0"||16.72 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||south||16.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 06.0"||1003.18 mi||west||0° 10' 45.2"||12.32 mi||south||1003.15 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 47.6"||783.13 mi||east||4° 13' 09.9"||289.96 mi||south||832.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|São Luis||Sat 2:40 PM||158 km||98 miles||85 nm|| NNW|
|Teresina||Sat 2:40 PM||175 km||108 miles||94 nm|| SE|
|Parnaíba||Sat 2:40 PM||234 km||146 miles||127 nm|| ENE|
|Fortaleza||Sat 2:40 PM||566 km||352 miles||306 nm|| E|
|Belém||Sat 2:40 PM||597 km||371 miles||322 nm|| WNW|
|Recife||Sat 2:40 PM||1080 km||671 miles||583 nm|| ESE|
|Salvador||Sat 2:40 PM||1158 km||719 miles||625 nm|| SSE|
|Cayenne||Sat 2:40 PM||1368 km||850 miles||739 nm|| NW|
|Brasilia||Sat 2:40 PM||1398 km||868 miles||755 nm|| SSW|
|Paramaribo||Sat 2:40 PM||1667 km||1036 miles||900 nm|| NW|
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