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 Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 00:44:00 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: 97%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||31° 54' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.09 meters/second, 1605.9 km/hour, 997.9 miles/hour or 867.1 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' 28.6"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 42.5"||997.86 mi||west||0° 11' 37.9"||13.32 mi||north||998.10 mi|
|24 hours||12° 21' 57.7"||852.28 mi||east||4° 42' 23.0"||323.40 mi||north||913.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fernando de Noronha||Tue 10:44 PM||127 km||79 miles||69 nm|| NNW|
|Natal||Tue 9:44 PM||383 km||238 miles||207 nm|| WSW|
|Recife||Tue 9:44 PM||482 km||300 miles||260 nm|| SW|
|Maceió||Tue 9:44 PM||674 km||419 miles||364 nm|| SW|
|Fortaleza||Tue 9:44 PM||754 km||468 miles||407 nm|| W|
|Salvador||Tue 9:44 PM||1147 km||713 miles||619 nm|| SW|
|Belém||Tue 9:44 PM||1883 km||1170 miles||1017 nm|| WNW|
|Brasilia||Tue 9:44 PM||2121 km||1318 miles||1145 nm|| SW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Tue 9:44 PM||2336 km||1452 miles||1262 nm|| SSW|
|Praia||Tue 11:44 PM||2381 km||1480 miles||1286 nm|| NNE|
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