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 Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 16:32:00 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: 10%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 16:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||30° 55' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.34 meters/second, 1534.8 km/hour, 953.7 miles/hour or 828.7 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' 24.1"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||north||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 11.2"||953.56 mi||west||0° 06' 32.8"||7.50 mi||north||953.86 mi|
|24 hours||14° 00' 03.3"||926.95 mi||east||3° 05' 50.3"||212.97 mi||north||958.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Thu 1:32 PM||922 km||573 miles||498 nm|| WNW|
|Recife||Thu 1:32 PM||1061 km||659 miles||573 nm|| NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Thu 2:32 PM||1451 km||902 miles||783 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Thu 1:32 PM||1675 km||1041 miles||905 nm|| NNW|
|São Paulo *||Thu 2:32 PM||1801 km||1119 miles||973 nm|| WSW|
|Brasilia *||Thu 2:32 PM||1817 km||1129 miles||981 nm|| W|
|Belém||Thu 1:32 PM||2571 km||1598 miles||1388 nm|| NW|
|Jamestown||Thu 4:32 PM||2691 km||1672 miles||1453 nm|| E|
|Asuncion *||Thu 1:32 PM||2923 km||1816 miles||1578 nm|| WSW|
|Montevideo *||Thu 2:32 PM||3208 km||1993 miles||1732 nm|| SW|
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