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 02:44:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 25' ||South|
|Longitude: ||41° 37' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.44 meters/second, 1596.4 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 862.0 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' 34.4"||991.91 mi||west||0° 11' 35.7"||13.28 mi||north||992.21 mi|
|24 hours||12° 43' 50.3"||873.32 mi||east||4° 45' 05.3"||326.51 mi||north||935.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fortaleza||Tue 11:44 PM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm|| NE|
|Salvador||Tue 11:44 PM||704 km||437 miles||380 nm|| SSE|
|Recife||Tue 11:44 PM||747 km||464 miles||403 nm|| E|
|Belém||Tue 11:44 PM||1007 km||626 miles||544 nm|| NW|
|Brasilia||Tue 11:44 PM||1152 km||716 miles||622 nm|| SW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Tue 11:44 PM||1730 km||1075 miles||934 nm|| S|
|Cayenne||Tue 11:44 PM||1811 km||1125 miles||978 nm|| NW|
|São Paulo||Tue 11:44 PM||1867 km||1160 miles||1008 nm|| SSW|
|Manaus||Tue 10:44 PM||2095 km||1302 miles||1131 nm|| WNW|
|Paramaribo||Tue 11:44 PM||2099 km||1304 miles||1133 nm|| NW|
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