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 02:54:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 02:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||44° 02' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.47 meters/second, 1596.5 km/hour, 992.0 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' 35.0"||991.99 mi||west||0° 11' 36.1"||13.29 mi||north||992.30 mi|
|24 hours||12° 43' 38.2"||873.15 mi||east||4° 45' 09.8"||326.60 mi||north||935.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fortaleza||Tue 11:54 PM||724 km||450 miles||391 nm|| ENE|
|Belém||Tue 11:54 PM||821 km||510 miles||443 nm|| NW|
|Salvador||Tue 11:54 PM||866 km||538 miles||468 nm|| SE|
|Recife||Tue 11:54 PM||1012 km||629 miles||546 nm|| E|
|Brasilia||Tue 11:54 PM||1022 km||635 miles||552 nm|| SSW|
|Cayenne||Tue 11:54 PM||1645 km||1022 miles||888 nm|| NW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Tue 11:54 PM||1728 km||1074 miles||933 nm|| S|
|São Paulo||Tue 11:54 PM||1813 km||1127 miles||979 nm|| S|
|Manaus||Tue 10:54 PM||1835 km||1140 miles||991 nm|| WNW|
|Paramaribo||Tue 11:54 PM||1913 km||1189 miles||1033 nm|| NW|
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