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 Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 01:44:00 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: 92%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 14' ||South|
|Longitude: ||59° 04' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.49 meters/second, 1589.4 km/hour, 987.6 miles/hour or 858.2 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' 27.8"||16.46 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||north||16.46 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 46.8"||987.53 mi||west||0° 10' 47.2"||12.36 mi||north||987.86 mi|
|24 hours||12° 41' 46.6"||866.91 mi||east||4° 30' 21.6"||309.67 mi||north||924.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Porto Velho||Mon 9:44 PM||534 km||332 miles||288 nm|| W|
|Manaus||Mon 9:44 PM||685 km||426 miles||370 nm|| N|
|Rio Branco||Mon 9:44 PM||964 km||599 miles||520 nm|| W|
|La Paz||Mon 9:44 PM||1270 km||789 miles||686 nm|| SW|
|Sucre||Mon 9:44 PM||1273 km||791 miles||687 nm|| SSW|
|Brasilia||Mon 10:44 PM||1415 km||879 miles||764 nm|| ESE|
|Belém||Mon 10:44 PM||1455 km||904 miles||785 nm|| NE|
|Paramaribo||Mon 10:44 PM||1720 km||1069 miles||929 nm|| NNE|
|Cayenne||Mon 10:44 PM||1736 km||1079 miles||938 nm|| NNE|
|Georgetown||Mon 9:44 PM||1778 km||1105 miles||960 nm|| N|
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