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 Friday, October 11, 2013 at 19:50:00 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: 49%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 11, 2013 at 19:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 30' ||South|
|Longitude: ||30° 40' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.70 meters/second, 1532.5 km/hour, 952.3 miles/hour or 827.5 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' 25.7"||15.87 mi||west||0° 00' 05.3"||0.10 mi||north||15.87 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 48.6"||952.11 mi||west||0° 05' 29.8"||6.30 mi||north||952.37 mi|
|24 hours||13° 28' 14.3"||888.83 mi||east||2° 40' 44.8"||184.23 mi||north||913.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Fri 4:50 PM||977 km||607 miles||528 nm|| WNW|
|Recife||Fri 4:50 PM||1135 km||705 miles||613 nm|| NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Fri 4:50 PM||1441 km||895 miles||778 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 4:50 PM||1748 km||1086 miles||944 nm|| NNW|
|São Paulo||Fri 4:50 PM||1794 km||1115 miles||969 nm|| WSW|
|Brasilia||Fri 4:50 PM||1846 km||1147 miles||997 nm|| W|
|Belém||Fri 4:50 PM||2636 km||1638 miles||1423 nm|| NW|
|Jamestown||Fri 7:50 PM||2665 km||1656 miles||1439 nm|| E|
|Asuncion *||Fri 4:50 PM||2920 km||1815 miles||1577 nm|| WSW|
|Montevideo *||Fri 5:50 PM||3180 km||1976 miles||1717 nm|| SW|
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