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 17, 2013 at 22:50:00 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: 86%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 22:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 31' ||South|
|Longitude: ||26° 45' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.32 meters/second, 1520.3 km/hour, 944.7 miles/hour or 820.9 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' 23.8"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 04.7"||0.09 mi||north||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 55.4"||944.51 mi||west||0° 04' 49.0"||5.52 mi||north||944.75 mi|
|24 hours||14° 17' 43.9"||937.74 mi||east||2° 30' 15.9"||172.24 mi||north||959.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Sat 7:50 PM||1399 km||870 miles||756 nm|| WNW|
|Recife||Sat 7:50 PM||1451 km||901 miles||783 nm|| NW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sat 7:50 PM||1780 km||1106 miles||961 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Sat 7:50 PM||2081 km||1293 miles||1124 nm|| NW|
|São Paulo||Sat 7:50 PM||2139 km||1329 miles||1155 nm|| WSW|
|Jamestown||Sat 10:50 PM||2254 km||1400 miles||1217 nm|| E|
|Brasilia||Sat 7:50 PM||2268 km||1409 miles||1224 nm|| W|
|Belém||Sat 7:50 PM||3033 km||1885 miles||1638 nm|| NW|
|Monrovia||Sat 10:50 PM||3257 km||2024 miles||1759 nm|| NE|
|Asuncion||Sat 6:50 PM||3271 km||2032 miles||1766 nm|| WSW|
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