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 Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at 07:48:00 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: 53%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at 07:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 00' ||South|
|Longitude: ||31° 43' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.24 meters/second, 1617.3 km/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.3 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' 32.7"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||south||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 48.1"||1004.90 mi||west||0° 10' 21.5"||11.86 mi||south||1004.88 mi|
|24 hours||11° 06' 19.6"||767.17 mi||east||4° 06' 21.5"||282.15 mi||south||815.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fernando de Noronha||Wed 5:48 AM||126 km||78 miles||68 nm|| SW|
|Natal||Wed 4:48 AM||497 km||309 miles||269 nm|| SW|
|Recife||Wed 4:48 AM||664 km||413 miles||358 nm|| SSW|
|Fortaleza||Wed 4:48 AM||768 km||477 miles||415 nm|| W|
|Salvador||Wed 4:48 AM||1330 km||827 miles||718 nm|| SSW|
|Belém||Wed 4:48 AM||1873 km||1164 miles||1012 nm|| W|
|Praia||Wed 6:48 AM||2178 km||1354 miles||1176 nm|| NNE|
|Brasilia *||Wed 5:48 AM||2267 km||1409 miles||1224 nm|| SW|
|Freetown||Wed 7:48 AM||2413 km||1499 miles||1303 nm|| ENE|
|Bissau||Wed 7:48 AM||2427 km||1508 miles||1310 nm|| NE|
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