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, August 20, 2013 at 01:54:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 01:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 57' ||South|
|Longitude: ||42° 50' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.80 meters/second, 1572.5 km/hour, 977.1 miles/hour or 849.1 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' 26.1"||16.28 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||north||16.29 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 09.5"||977.01 mi||west||0° 10' 14.2"||11.73 mi||north||977.39 mi|
|24 hours||13° 16' 17.9"||898.23 mi||east||4° 22' 41.1"||300.92 mi||north||953.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Barreiras||Mon 10:54 PM||233 km||145 miles||126 nm|| W|
|Salvador||Mon 10:54 PM||487 km||302 miles||263 nm|| ESE|
|Brasilia||Mon 10:54 PM||692 km||430 miles||373 nm|| SW|
|Recife||Mon 10:54 PM||970 km||603 miles||524 nm|| ENE|
|Fortaleza||Mon 10:54 PM||1021 km||634 miles||551 nm|| NNE|
|Rio de Janeiro||Mon 10:54 PM||1220 km||758 miles||659 nm|| S|
|Belém||Mon 10:54 PM||1318 km||819 miles||711 nm|| NNW|
|São Paulo||Mon 10:54 PM||1347 km||837 miles||727 nm|| SSW|
|Manaus||Mon 9:54 PM||2132 km||1324 miles||1151 nm|| WNW|
|Cayenne||Mon 10:54 PM||2142 km||1331 miles||1157 nm|| NNW|
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