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 03:44:00 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 03:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 13' ||South|
|Longitude: ||56° 04' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.66 meters/second, 1597.2 km/hour, 992.4 miles/hour or 862.4 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"||16.54 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 37.7"||992.40 mi||west||0° 11' 37.8"||13.32 mi||north||992.70 mi|
|24 hours||12° 42' 38.1"||872.31 mi||east||4° 45' 32.1"||327.02 mi||north||934.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Santarém||Wed 12:44 AM||551 km||343 miles||298 nm|| NNE|
|Manaus||Tue 11:44 PM||630 km||392 miles||340 nm|| NW|
|Belém||Wed 12:44 AM||1056 km||656 miles||570 nm|| NE|
|Brasilia||Wed 12:44 AM||1303 km||810 miles||704 nm|| SE|
|Cayenne||Wed 12:44 AM||1406 km||874 miles||759 nm|| NNE|
|Paramaribo||Wed 12:44 AM||1445 km||898 miles||780 nm|| N|
|Georgetown||Tue 11:44 PM||1568 km||975 miles||847 nm|| N|
|Sucre||Tue 11:44 PM||1643 km||1021 miles||887 nm|| SW|
|La Paz||Tue 11:44 PM||1666 km||1035 miles||900 nm|| SW|
|Fortaleza||Wed 12:44 AM||1975 km||1228 miles||1067 nm|| E|
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