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, January 3, 2014 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: 8%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 3, 2014 at 16:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 37' ||South|
|Longitude: ||35° 40' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.06 meters/second, 1573.4 km/hour, 977.7 miles/hour or 849.6 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' 25.5"||16.29 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||north||16.30 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 39.6"||977.62 mi||west||0° 10' 14.3"||11.73 mi||north||977.98 mi|
|24 hours||13° 23' 29.0"||907.41 mi||east||4° 21' 04.3"||299.07 mi||north||961.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Aracaju||Fri 1:32 PM||178 km||110 miles||96 nm|| WNW|
|Maceió||Fri 1:32 PM||216 km||134 miles||117 nm|| N|
|Salvador||Fri 1:32 PM||341 km||212 miles||184 nm|| WSW|
|Recife||Fri 1:32 PM||398 km||248 miles||215 nm|| NNE|
|Natal||Fri 1:32 PM||649 km||403 miles||350 nm|| N|
|Fernando de Noronha||Fri 2:32 PM||926 km||575 miles||500 nm|| NNE|
|Fortaleza||Fri 1:32 PM||928 km||577 miles||501 nm|| NNW|
|Brasilia *||Fri 2:32 PM||1400 km||870 miles||756 nm|| WSW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Fri 2:32 PM||1488 km||925 miles||804 nm|| SSW|
|São Paulo *||Fri 2:32 PM||1760 km||1094 miles||950 nm|| SW|
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