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 Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 04:00:00 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 Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||47° 14' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.41 meters/second, 1610.7 km/hour, 1000.8 miles/hour or 869.7 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' 28.8"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||north||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 50.1"||1000.82 mi||west||0° 12' 02.7"||13.80 mi||north||1000.99 mi|
|24 hours||12° 16' 53.4"||848.84 mi||east||4° 46' 28.8"||328.08 mi||north||910.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Belém||Thu 1:00 AM||175 km||109 miles||95 nm|| NW|
|Fortaleza||Thu 1:00 AM||972 km||604 miles||525 nm|| E|
|Cayenne||Thu 1:00 AM||990 km||615 miles||535 nm|| NW|
|Paramaribo||Thu 1:00 AM||1267 km||787 miles||684 nm|| NW|
|Manaus||Midnight Wed-Thu||1425 km||886 miles||770 nm|| W|
|Brasilia||Thu 1:00 AM||1483 km||921 miles||801 nm|| S|
|Recife||Thu 1:00 AM||1506 km||936 miles||813 nm|| ESE|
|Salvador||Thu 1:00 AM||1514 km||941 miles||818 nm|| SE|
|Georgetown||Midnight Wed-Thu||1586 km||985 miles||856 nm|| NW|
|Port of Spain||Midnight Wed-Thu||2142 km||1331 miles||1157 nm|| NW|
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