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 Friday, December 6, 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: 19%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 6, 2013 at 17:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 37' ||South|
|Longitude: ||31° 21' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.85 meters/second, 1561.9 km/hour, 970.5 miles/hour or 843.3 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' 25.9"||16.18 mi||west||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||north||16.18 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 00.0"||970.41 mi||west||0° 08' 59.2"||10.30 mi||north||970.77 mi|
|24 hours||13° 14' 58.8"||890.85 mi||east||3° 54' 47.7"||269.00 mi||north||936.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Maceió||Fri 2:32 PM||648 km||403 miles||350 nm|| NW|
|Recife||Fri 2:32 PM||723 km||449 miles||390 nm|| NNW|
|Salvador||Fri 2:32 PM||777 km||483 miles||420 nm|| W|
|Fortaleza||Fri 2:32 PM||1351 km||839 miles||729 nm|| NW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Fri 3:32 PM||1623 km||1008 miles||876 nm|| SW|
|Brasilia *||Fri 3:32 PM||1797 km||1117 miles||970 nm|| W|
|São Paulo *||Fri 3:32 PM||1951 km||1212 miles||1054 nm|| SW|
|Belém||Fri 2:32 PM||2318 km||1441 miles||1252 nm|| NW|
|Jamestown||Fri 5:32 PM||2769 km||1720 miles||1495 nm|| E|
|Asuncion *||Fri 2:32 PM||3040 km||1889 miles||1641 nm|| WSW|
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