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 12, 2013 at 21:10:00 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: 61%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 38' ||South|
|Longitude: ||36° 28' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.41 meters/second, 1556.7 km/hour, 967.3 miles/hour or 840.5 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' 27.0"||16.12 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||16.12 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 58.9"||967.17 mi||west||0° 08' 01.8"||9.20 mi||north||967.50 mi|
|24 hours||12° 58' 48.9"||868.84 mi||east||3° 34' 35.4"||245.87 mi||north||909.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Sat 6:10 PM||286 km||178 miles||155 nm|| NW|
|Maceió||Sat 6:10 PM||556 km||345 miles||300 nm|| N|
|Recife||Sat 6:10 PM||743 km||462 miles||401 nm|| NNE|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sat 6:10 PM||1162 km||722 miles||628 nm|| SW|
|Fortaleza||Sat 6:10 PM||1226 km||762 miles||662 nm|| N|
|Brasilia||Sat 6:10 PM||1234 km||766 miles||666 nm|| W|
|São Paulo||Sat 6:10 PM||1456 km||905 miles||786 nm|| SW|
|Belém||Sat 6:10 PM||1968 km||1223 miles||1063 nm|| NW|
|Asuncion *||Sat 6:10 PM||2505 km||1557 miles||1353 nm|| WSW|
|Cayenne||Sat 6:10 PM||2784 km||1730 miles||1503 nm|| NW|
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