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 17:42:00 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: 8%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 3, 2014 at 17:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 25' ||South|
|Longitude: ||52° 30' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.42 meters/second, 1574.7 km/hour, 978.5 miles/hour or 850.3 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' 25.7"||16.31 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 44.9"||978.41 mi||west||0° 10' 19.0"||11.82 mi||north||978.77 mi|
|24 hours||13° 21' 24.9"||905.72 mi||east||4° 22' 26.6"||300.63 mi||north||960.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Barra do Garças||Fri 2:42 PM||495 km||308 miles||267 nm|| S|
|Goiânia *||Fri 3:42 PM||680 km||422 miles||367 nm|| SSE|
|Brasilia *||Fri 3:42 PM||695 km||432 miles||375 nm|| SE|
|Belém||Fri 2:42 PM||1188 km||738 miles||642 nm|| NNE|
|Manaus||Fri 1:42 PM||1238 km||770 miles||669 nm|| NW|
|São Paulo *||Fri 3:42 PM||1481 km||920 miles||800 nm|| SSE|
|Salvador||Fri 2:42 PM||1534 km||953 miles||828 nm|| E|
|Sucre||Fri 1:42 PM||1609 km||1000 miles||869 nm|| WSW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Fri 3:42 PM||1615 km||1004 miles||872 nm|| SE|
|Asuncion *||Fri 2:42 PM||1627 km||1011 miles||879 nm|| SSW|
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