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 01:54:00 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 01:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 42' ||South|
|Longitude: ||48° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.26 meters/second, 1606.5 km/hour, 998.3 miles/hour or 867.5 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"||16.64 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 44.9"||998.24 mi||west||0° 11' 39.4"||13.35 mi||north||998.47 mi|
|24 hours||12° 21' 06.0"||851.57 mi||east||4° 42' 33.5"||323.59 mi||north||912.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Belém||Tue 10:54 PM||361 km||224 miles||195 nm|| N|
|Cayenne||Tue 10:54 PM||1136 km||706 miles||613 nm|| NNW|
|Fortaleza||Tue 10:54 PM||1138 km||707 miles||614 nm|| E|
|Brasilia||Tue 10:54 PM||1231 km||765 miles||665 nm|| S|
|Manaus||Tue 9:54 PM||1260 km||783 miles||680 nm|| W|
|Paramaribo||Tue 10:54 PM||1362 km||846 miles||736 nm|| NNW|
|Salvador||Tue 10:54 PM||1456 km||904 miles||786 nm|| SE|
|Recife||Tue 10:54 PM||1583 km||984 miles||855 nm|| ESE|
|Georgetown||Tue 9:54 PM||1645 km||1022 miles||888 nm|| NW|
|São Paulo||Tue 10:54 PM||2100 km||1305 miles||1134 nm|| S|
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