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 22:30:00 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 22:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||55° 44' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.79 meters/second, 1558.1 km/hour, 968.1 miles/hour or 841.3 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"||16.14 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||16.14 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 02.8"||968.02 mi||west||0° 08' 08.7"||9.33 mi||north||968.36 mi|
|24 hours||12° 57' 15.1"||867.80 mi||east||3° 36' 58.6"||248.60 mi||north||908.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cuiabá||Sat 6:30 PM||125 km||78 miles||67 nm|| SSW|
|Barra do Garças||Sat 7:30 PM||405 km||252 miles||219 nm|| ESE|
|Brasilia||Sat 7:30 PM||856 km||532 miles||462 nm|| E|
|Sucre||Sat 6:30 PM||1135 km||705 miles||613 nm|| WSW|
|Asuncion *||Sat 7:30 PM||1215 km||755 miles||656 nm|| S|
|Manaus||Sat 6:30 PM||1340 km||833 miles||724 nm|| NNW|
|La Paz||Sat 6:30 PM||1350 km||839 miles||729 nm|| WSW|
|São Paulo||Sat 7:30 PM||1389 km||863 miles||750 nm|| SE|
|Rio Branco||Sat 6:30 PM||1405 km||873 miles||759 nm|| WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sat 7:30 PM||1623 km||1008 miles||876 nm|| SE|
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