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 02:44:00 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 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||54° 52' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.05 meters/second, 1573.4 km/hour, 977.7 miles/hour or 849.6 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' 26.1"||16.29 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.30 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 12.4"||977.58 mi||west||0° 10' 17.8"||11.80 mi||north||977.95 mi|
|24 hours||13° 15' 09.5"||897.41 mi||east||4° 23' 47.8"||302.19 mi||north||952.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Barra do Garças||Mon 11:44 PM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm|| SSE|
|Brasilia||Mon 11:44 PM||875 km||543 miles||472 nm|| ESE|
|Manaus||Mon 10:44 PM||1117 km||694 miles||603 nm|| NNW|
|Belém||Mon 11:44 PM||1345 km||836 miles||726 nm|| NNE|
|Sucre||Mon 10:44 PM||1372 km||853 miles||741 nm|| SW|
|Rio Branco||Mon 10:44 PM||1430 km||888 miles||772 nm|| W|
|Asuncion||Mon 10:44 PM||1520 km||944 miles||821 nm|| S|
|La Paz||Mon 10:44 PM||1523 km||946 miles||822 nm|| WSW|
|São Paulo||Mon 11:44 PM||1567 km||973 miles||846 nm|| SSE|
|Rio de Janeiro||Mon 11:44 PM||1750 km||1087 miles||945 nm|| SE|
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