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 Sunday, September 8, 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: 11%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 8, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 58' ||South|
|Longitude: ||50° 02' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.13 meters/second, 1584.5 km/hour, 984.6 miles/hour or 855.6 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"||16.41 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||south||16.41 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 42.3"||984.43 mi||west||0° 09' 28.4"||10.85 mi||south||984.23 mi|
|24 hours||12° 22' 56.2"||840.97 mi||east||3° 30' 24.5"||241.08 mi||south||869.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palmas||Sun 2:40 PM||205 km||127 miles||110 nm|| ENE|
|Brasilia||Sun 2:40 PM||583 km||362 miles||315 nm|| SSE|
|Barra do Garças||Sun 2:40 PM||597 km||371 miles||322 nm|| SSW|
|Goiânia||Sun 2:40 PM||642 km||399 miles||346 nm|| S|
|Belém||Sun 2:40 PM||1066 km||662 miles||575 nm|| N|
|Salvador||Sun 2:40 PM||1277 km||793 miles||689 nm|| E|
|Manaus||Sun 1:40 PM||1404 km||872 miles||758 nm|| NW|
|São Paulo||Sun 2:40 PM||1441 km||895 miles||778 nm|| SSE|
|Fortaleza||Sun 2:40 PM||1494 km||928 miles||806 nm|| ENE|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sun 2:40 PM||1515 km||941 miles||818 nm|| SSE|
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