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 17:22:00 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 17:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 29' ||South|
|Longitude: ||47° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.31 meters/second, 1574.3 km/hour, 978.2 miles/hour or 850.1 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' 25.7"||16.30 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 43.3"||978.18 mi||west||0° 10' 17.7"||11.79 mi||north||978.55 mi|
|24 hours||13° 22' 00.3"||906.20 mi||east||4° 22' 03.5"||300.19 mi||north||960.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palmas||Fri 2:22 PM||160 km||99 miles||86 nm|| NNW|
|Brasilia *||Fri 3:22 PM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm|| S|
|Goiânia *||Fri 3:22 PM||605 km||376 miles||327 nm|| SSW|
|Salvador||Fri 2:22 PM||1015 km||630 miles||548 nm|| E|
|Belém||Fri 2:22 PM||1112 km||691 miles||601 nm|| N|
|Fortaleza||Fri 2:22 PM||1318 km||819 miles||712 nm|| NE|
|São Paulo *||Fri 3:22 PM||1343 km||834 miles||725 nm|| S|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Fri 3:22 PM||1359 km||844 miles||734 nm|| SSE|
|Recife||Fri 2:22 PM||1453 km||903 miles||784 nm|| ENE|
|Manaus||Fri 1:22 PM||1646 km||1023 miles||889 nm|| WNW|
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