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 Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 11:40:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 11:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||19° 21' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.06 meters/second, 1541.0 km/hour, 957.5 miles/hour or 832.1 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' 25.4"||15.96 mi||west||0° 00' 06.7"||0.13 mi||south||15.96 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 27.9"||957.33 mi||west||0° 06' 43.0"||7.70 mi||south||957.08 mi|
|24 hours||14° 10' 14.0"||940.49 mi||east||2° 10' 45.3"||149.88 mi||south||946.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sun 11:40 AM||1459 km||907 miles||788 nm|| E|
|Recife||Sun 8:40 AM||1920 km||1193 miles||1037 nm|| WNW|
|Salvador||Sun 8:40 AM||2093 km||1301 miles||1130 nm|| W|
|Fortaleza||Sun 8:40 AM||2525 km||1569 miles||1363 nm|| WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sun 9:40 AM||2599 km||1615 miles||1403 nm|| WSW|
|Monrovia||Sun 11:40 AM||2682 km||1667 miles||1448 nm|| NNE|
|Freetown||Sun 11:40 AM||2833 km||1760 miles||1530 nm|| NNE|
|Conakry||Sun 11:40 AM||2931 km||1821 miles||1583 nm|| NNE|
|Abidjan||Sun 11:40 AM||2935 km||1824 miles||1585 nm|| NE|
|São Paulo *||Sun 9:40 AM||2958 km||1838 miles||1597 nm|| WSW|
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