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, January 2, 2014 at 16:42:00 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: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 16:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 17' ||South|
|Longitude: ||52° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.59 meters/second, 1546.5 km/hour, 961.0 miles/hour or 835.1 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' 23.8"||16.02 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||16.02 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 55.9"||960.86 mi||west||0° 08' 09.6"||9.35 mi||north||961.21 mi|
|24 hours||14° 06' 05.0"||941.01 mi||east||3° 41' 41.7"||254.03 mi||north||982.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Barra do Garças||Thu 1:42 PM||68 km||42 miles||37 nm|| S|
|Goiânia *||Thu 2:42 PM||345 km||215 miles||186 nm|| ESE|
|Brasilia *||Thu 2:42 PM||463 km||288 miles||250 nm|| E|
|São Paulo *||Thu 2:42 PM||1085 km||674 miles||586 nm|| SSE|
|Asuncion *||Thu 1:42 PM||1245 km||774 miles||672 nm|| SSW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Thu 2:42 PM||1271 km||790 miles||686 nm|| SE|
|Sucre||Thu 12:42 PM||1453 km||903 miles||785 nm|| WSW|
|Salvador||Thu 1:42 PM||1499 km||932 miles||810 nm|| E|
|Belém||Thu 1:42 PM||1583 km||984 miles||855 nm|| NNE|
|Manaus||Thu 12:42 PM||1598 km||993 miles||863 nm|| NNW|
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