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 Thursday, September 19, 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, September 19, 2013 at 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 01' ||South|
|Longitude: ||34° 01' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.13 meters/second, 1613.3 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.1 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' 29.5"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.22 mi||north||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 28.3"||1002.44 mi||west||0° 11' 46.6"||13.49 mi||north||1002.53 mi|
|24 hours||12° 06' 47.9"||837.95 mi||east||4° 37' 27.2"||317.75 mi||north||895.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fernando de Noronha||Wed 11:44 PM||464 km||289 miles||251 nm|| SSE|
|Natal||Wed 10:44 PM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm|| SSW|
|Fortaleza||Wed 10:44 PM||654 km||406 miles||353 nm|| SW|
|Recife||Wed 10:44 PM||898 km||558 miles||485 nm|| S|
|Salvador||Wed 10:44 PM||1514 km||941 miles||817 nm|| SSW|
|Belém||Wed 10:44 PM||1618 km||1005 miles||873 nm|| W|
|Praia||Thu 12:44 AM||2016 km||1253 miles||1089 nm|| NE|
|Cayenne||Wed 10:44 PM||2108 km||1310 miles||1138 nm|| WNW|
|Brasilia||Wed 10:44 PM||2316 km||1439 miles||1251 nm|| SW|
|Bissau||Thu 1:44 AM||2425 km||1507 miles||1309 nm|| ENE|
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