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 Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 17:32:00 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: 16%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 17:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 05' ||South|
|Longitude: ||36° 44' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.72 meters/second, 1597.4 km/hour, 992.6 miles/hour or 862.5 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' 27.5"||16.54 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 30.1"||992.55 mi||west||0° 11' 26.8"||13.11 mi||north||992.84 mi|
|24 hours||12° 42' 03.6"||871.92 mi||east||4° 39' 45.1"||320.40 mi||north||932.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Campina Grande||Sat 2:32 PM||100 km||62 miles||54 nm|| E|
|Caruaru||Sat 2:32 PM||157 km||98 miles||85 nm|| SE|
|Garanhuns||Sat 2:32 PM||202 km||125 miles||109 nm|| S|
|João Pessoa||Sat 2:32 PM||204 km||127 miles||110 nm|| E|
|Natal||Sat 2:32 PM||218 km||136 miles||118 nm|| NE|
|Mossoró||Sat 2:32 PM||221 km||137 miles||119 nm|| NNW|
|Recife||Sat 2:32 PM||233 km||145 miles||126 nm|| ESE|
|Maceió||Sat 2:32 PM||307 km||190 miles||166 nm|| SSE|
|Fortaleza||Sat 2:32 PM||422 km||262 miles||228 nm|| NNW|
|Fernando de Noronha||Sat 3:32 PM||593 km||368 miles||320 nm|| NE|
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