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 17:32:00 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: 11%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 17:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 45' ||South|
|Longitude: ||45° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.62 meters/second, 1535.8 km/hour, 954.3 miles/hour or 829.3 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' 24.1"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 06.5"||0.13 mi||north||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 15.2"||954.18 mi||west||0° 06' 39.6"||7.63 mi||north||954.49 mi|
|24 hours||13° 58' 19.1"||925.56 mi||east||3° 08' 11.8"||215.67 mi||north||957.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Montes Claros *||Thu 3:32 PM||154 km||96 miles||83 nm|| E|
|Brasilia *||Thu 3:32 PM||294 km||183 miles||159 nm|| WNW|
|Belo Horizonte *||Thu 3:32 PM||364 km||226 miles||196 nm|| SSE|
|Goiânia *||Thu 3:32 PM||425 km||264 miles||230 nm|| W|
|Pirassununga *||Thu 3:32 PM||621 km||386 miles||335 nm|| SSW|
|Vitória *||Thu 3:32 PM||656 km||408 miles||354 nm|| SE|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Thu 3:32 PM||723 km||449 miles||391 nm|| SSE|
|São Paulo *||Thu 3:32 PM||767 km||476 miles||414 nm|| S|
|Salvador||Thu 2:32 PM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm|| ENE|
|Recife||Thu 2:32 PM||1483 km||922 miles||801 nm|| NE|
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