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 03:00:00 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 03:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 46' ||South|
|Longitude: ||58° 43' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.13 meters/second, 1573.7 km/hour, 977.8 miles/hour or 849.7 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"||16.30 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.30 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 13.4"||977.76 mi||west||0° 10' 19.0"||11.82 mi||north||978.13 mi|
|24 hours||13° 14' 47.7"||897.15 mi||east||4° 24' 08.8"||302.59 mi||north||952.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Porto Velho||Mon 11:00 PM||658 km||409 miles||355 nm|| WNW|
|Manaus||Mon 11:00 PM||967 km||601 miles||522 nm|| N|
|Rio Branco||Mon 11:00 PM||1014 km||630 miles||548 nm|| W|
|Sucre||Mon 11:00 PM||1068 km||664 miles||577 nm|| SW|
|La Paz||Mon 11:00 PM||1144 km||711 miles||617 nm|| WSW|
|Brasilia||Midnight Mon-Tue||1253 km||779 miles||677 nm|| ESE|
|Asuncion||Mon 11:00 PM||1501 km||933 miles||811 nm|| S|
|Belém||Midnight Mon-Tue||1605 km||998 miles||867 nm|| NE|
|São Paulo||Midnight Mon-Tue||1829 km||1136 miles||987 nm|| SE|
|Cayenne||Midnight Mon-Tue||1977 km||1228 miles||1067 nm|| NNE|
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