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 Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 15:40:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 15:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 26' ||South|
|Longitude: ||51° 30' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.15 meters/second, 1591.8 km/hour, 989.1 miles/hour or 859.5 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' 29.5"||16.48 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 30.9"||988.97 mi||west||0° 10' 02.1"||11.49 mi||south||988.79 mi|
|24 hours||12° 28' 00.0"||850.78 mi||east||3° 46' 11.1"||259.13 mi||south||884.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Brasilia||Sat 12:40 PM||806 km||501 miles||435 nm|| SSE|
|Belém||Sat 12:40 PM||943 km||586 miles||509 nm|| NNE|
|Manaus||Sat 11:40 AM||1173 km||729 miles||633 nm|| NW|
|Salvador||Sat 12:40 PM||1474 km||916 miles||796 nm|| ESE|
|Fortaleza||Sat 12:40 PM||1560 km||969 miles||842 nm|| ENE|
|Cayenne||Sat 12:40 PM||1591 km||988 miles||859 nm|| N|
|São Paulo||Sat 12:40 PM||1648 km||1024 miles||890 nm|| SSE|
|Paramaribo||Sat 12:40 PM||1734 km||1078 miles||936 nm|| NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sat 12:40 PM||1741 km||1082 miles||940 nm|| SSE|
|Rio Branco||Sat 11:40 AM||1792 km||1113 miles||967 nm|| W|
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