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 Friday, August 16, 2013 at 21:50:00 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: 77%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, August 16, 2013 at 21:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||26° 49' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.05 meters/second, 1508.6 km/hour, 937.4 miles/hour or 814.6 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' 23.8"||15.62 mi||west||0° 00' 01.2"||0.03 mi||north||15.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 51.0"||937.17 mi||west||0° 01' 24.0"||1.61 mi||north||937.24 mi|
|24 hours||14° 28' 35.3"||942.31 mi||east||1° 11' 42.8"||82.22 mi||north||949.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Fri 6:50 PM||1456 km||905 miles||786 nm|| WNW|
|Recife||Fri 6:50 PM||1559 km||969 miles||842 nm|| NW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Fri 6:50 PM||1732 km||1076 miles||935 nm|| WSW|
|São Paulo||Fri 6:50 PM||2090 km||1299 miles||1129 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 6:50 PM||2187 km||1359 miles||1181 nm|| NW|
|Brasilia||Fri 6:50 PM||2275 km||1413 miles||1228 nm|| W|
|Jamestown||Fri 9:50 PM||2276 km||1414 miles||1229 nm|| E|
|Belém||Fri 6:50 PM||3111 km||1933 miles||1680 nm|| NW|
|Asuncion||Fri 5:50 PM||3220 km||2001 miles||1739 nm|| WSW|
|Montevideo||Fri 6:50 PM||3333 km||2071 miles||1800 nm|| SW|
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