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, August 14, 2013 at 21:56:00 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: 55%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 21:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 19' ||South|
|Longitude: ||56° 29' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.86 meters/second, 1525.9 km/hour, 948.1 miles/hour or 823.9 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' 25.9"||15.80 mi||west||0° 00' 04.7"||0.09 mi||south||15.80 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 57.9"||947.90 mi||west||0° 04' 46.1"||5.47 mi||south||947.70 mi|
|24 hours||13° 53' 37.1"||912.51 mi||east||1° 21' 46.1"||93.74 mi||south||913.66 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 6:56 PM||523 km||325 miles||283 nm|| ENE|
|Asuncion||Wed 5:56 PM||781 km||485 miles||422 nm|| S|
|Sucre||Wed 5:56 PM||929 km||577 miles||502 nm|| W|
|Brasilia||Wed 6:56 PM||957 km||595 miles||517 nm|| ENE|
|São Paulo||Wed 6:56 PM||1178 km||732 miles||636 nm|| ESE|
|La Paz||Wed 5:56 PM||1253 km||779 miles||677 nm|| W|
|Rio de Janeiro||Wed 6:56 PM||1478 km||919 miles||798 nm|| ESE|
|Córdoba||Wed 6:56 PM||1645 km||1022 miles||888 nm|| SSW|
|Rosario||Wed 6:56 PM||1675 km||1041 miles||904 nm|| SSW|
|Manaus||Wed 5:56 PM||1725 km||1072 miles||931 nm|| NNW|
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