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 Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 12:40:00 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: 12%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 12:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 26' ||South|
|Longitude: ||46° 55' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.68 meters/second, 1546.8 km/hour, 961.2 miles/hour or 835.2 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' 24.6"||16.02 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||north||16.02 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 42.9"||961.03 mi||west||0° 07' 27.2"||8.54 mi||north||961.35 mi|
|24 hours||13° 58' 26.7"||931.84 mi||east||3° 26' 51.7"||237.03 mi||north||968.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Brasilia||Wed 9:40 AM||110 km||69 miles||60 nm|| WSW|
|Anápolis||Wed 9:40 AM||240 km||149 miles||129 nm|| WSW|
|Goiânia||Wed 9:40 AM||291 km||181 miles||157 nm|| WSW|
|Barra do Garças||Wed 9:40 AM||575 km||357 miles||310 nm|| W|
|Belo Horizonte||Wed 9:40 AM||575 km||357 miles||310 nm|| SSE|
|São Paulo||Wed 9:40 AM||900 km||559 miles||486 nm|| S|
|Rio de Janeiro||Wed 9:40 AM||921 km||573 miles||498 nm|| SSE|
|Salvador||Wed 9:40 AM||951 km||591 miles||513 nm|| ENE|
|Recife||Wed 9:40 AM||1542 km||958 miles||833 nm|| ENE|
|Belém||Wed 9:40 AM||1557 km||967 miles||841 nm|| N|
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