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 Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 02:34:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 26' ||South|
|Longitude: ||39° 12' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.40 meters/second, 1596.2 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 861.9 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' 27.5"||16.53 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 34.0"||991.83 mi||west||0° 11' 35.3"||13.27 mi||north||992.13 mi|
|24 hours||12° 44' 02.4"||873.48 mi||east||4° 45' 00.6"||326.42 mi||north||935.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Juàzeiro do Norte||Tue 11:34 PM||32 km||20 miles||17 nm|| NNW|
|Fortaleza||Tue 11:34 PM||414 km||257 miles||224 nm|| N|
|Maceió||Tue 11:34 PM||455 km||282 miles||245 nm|| ESE|
|Natal||Tue 11:34 PM||475 km||295 miles||256 nm|| ENE|
|Recife||Tue 11:34 PM||482 km||300 miles||260 nm|| E|
|Salvador||Tue 11:34 PM||616 km||383 miles||333 nm|| S|
|Fernando de Noronha||Wed 12:34 AM||848 km||527 miles||458 nm|| ENE|
|Belém||Tue 11:34 PM||1224 km||761 miles||661 nm|| WNW|
|Brasilia||Tue 11:34 PM||1322 km||821 miles||714 nm|| SW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Tue 11:34 PM||1770 km||1100 miles||956 nm|| SSW|
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