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 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: 97%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 44' ||South|
|Longitude: ||46° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.24 meters/second, 1606.5 km/hour, 998.2 miles/hour or 867.4 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' 28.7"||16.64 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 44.6"||998.19 mi||west||0° 11' 39.2"||13.35 mi||north||998.42 mi|
|24 hours||12° 21' 13.4"||851.67 mi||east||4° 42' 32.0"||323.57 mi||north||912.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Belém||Tue 10:44 PM||432 km||268 miles||233 nm|| NNW|
|Fortaleza||Tue 10:44 PM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm|| E|
|Brasilia||Tue 10:44 PM||1235 km||767 miles||667 nm|| S|
|Cayenne||Tue 10:44 PM||1257 km||781 miles||679 nm|| NNW|
|Salvador||Tue 10:44 PM||1258 km||781 miles||679 nm|| SE|
|Recife||Tue 10:44 PM||1324 km||823 miles||715 nm|| ESE|
|Paramaribo||Tue 10:44 PM||1522 km||946 miles||822 nm|| NW|
|Manaus||Tue 9:44 PM||1526 km||948 miles||824 nm|| W|
|Georgetown||Tue 9:44 PM||1829 km||1136 miles||988 nm|| NW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Tue 10:44 PM||2047 km||1272 miles||1105 nm|| S|
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