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 Friday, August 23, 2013 at 04:10:00 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: 94%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, August 23, 2013 at 04:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 24' ||North|
|Longitude: ||37° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.88 meters/second, 1612.4 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 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' 29.7"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 44.6"||1001.87 mi||west||0° 11' 41.6"||13.39 mi||north||1001.89 mi|
|24 hours||11° 58' 47.0"||827.98 mi||east||4° 30' 37.6"||309.95 mi||north||882.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fortaleza||Fri 1:10 AM||694 km||431 miles||375 nm|| S|
|Fernando de Noronha||Fri 2:10 AM||888 km||552 miles||479 nm|| SE|
|Recife||Fri 1:10 AM||1194 km||742 miles||645 nm|| SSE|
|Belém||Fri 1:10 AM||1309 km||814 miles||707 nm|| WSW|
|Cayenne||Fri 1:10 AM||1686 km||1048 miles||911 nm|| W|
|Salvador||Fri 1:10 AM||1704 km||1059 miles||920 nm|| S|
|Paramaribo||Fri 1:10 AM||2012 km||1250 miles||1087 nm|| WNW|
|Praia||Fri 3:10 AM||2056 km||1277 miles||1110 nm|| NE|
|Brasilia||Fri 1:10 AM||2322 km||1443 miles||1254 nm|| SSW|
|Georgetown||Fri 12:10 AM||2359 km||1466 miles||1274 nm|| WNW|
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