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 Saturday, September 7, 2013 at 17:40:00 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: 6%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 7, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 57' ||South|
|Longitude: ||61° 53' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.61 meters/second, 1604.2 km/hour, 996.8 miles/hour or 866.2 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' 30.8"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||south||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 54.8"||996.73 mi||west||0° 10' 27.1"||11.97 mi||south||996.62 mi|
|24 hours||11° 51' 26.5"||814.23 mi||east||4° 00' 45.1"||275.78 mi||south||855.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Porto Velho||Sat 1:40 PM||298 km||185 miles||161 nm|| SW|
|Manaus||Sat 1:40 PM||472 km||293 miles||255 nm|| NNE|
|Rio Branco||Sat 1:40 PM||734 km||456 miles||396 nm|| WSW|
|La Paz||Sat 1:40 PM||1257 km||781 miles||679 nm|| SSW|
|Sucre||Sat 1:40 PM||1386 km||861 miles||748 nm|| SSW|
|Georgetown||Sat 1:40 PM||1577 km||980 miles||851 nm|| NNE|
|Paramaribo||Sat 2:40 PM||1597 km||992 miles||862 nm|| NNE|
|Belém||Sat 2:40 PM||1607 km||999 miles||868 nm|| ENE|
|Cayenne||Sat 2:40 PM||1689 km||1050 miles||912 nm|| NE|
|Lima||Sat 12:40 PM||1756 km||1091 miles||948 nm|| WSW|
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