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, November 2, 2013 at 12:40:00 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 12:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||27° 23' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.83 meters/second, 1579.8 km/hour, 981.6 miles/hour or 853.0 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' 28.4"||16.36 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||south||16.36 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 19.9"||981.50 mi||west||0° 09' 32.0"||10.92 mi||south||981.29 mi|
|24 hours||13° 00' 32.6"||882.29 mi||east||3° 30' 31.6"||241.22 mi||south||908.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Sat 9:40 AM||899 km||558 miles||485 nm|| WNW|
|Fernando de Noronha||Sat 10:40 AM||995 km||618 miles||537 nm|| NW|
|Salvador||Sat 9:40 AM||1221 km||758 miles||659 nm|| W|
|Fortaleza||Sat 9:40 AM||1495 km||929 miles||807 nm|| WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sat 10:40 AM||2112 km||1312 miles||1140 nm|| SW|
|Brasilia *||Sat 10:40 AM||2271 km||1411 miles||1226 nm|| WSW|
|Jamestown||Sat 12:40 PM||2396 km||1489 miles||1294 nm|| ESE|
|São Paulo *||Sat 10:40 AM||2445 km||1519 miles||1320 nm|| SW|
|Belém||Sat 9:40 AM||2576 km||1601 miles||1391 nm|| WNW|
|Monrovia||Sat 12:40 PM||2683 km||1667 miles||1449 nm|| NE|
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