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 Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 12:50:00 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: 5%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 12:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 58' ||South|
|Longitude: ||35° 21' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.45 meters/second, 1571.2 km/hour, 976.3 miles/hour or 848.4 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' 25.4"||16.27 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.27 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 30.2"||976.22 mi||west||0° 09' 46.8"||11.21 mi||north||976.57 mi|
|24 hours||13° 36' 51.2"||921.35 mi||east||4° 14' 07.8"||291.12 mi||north||972.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Aracaju||Thu 9:50 AM||226 km||140 miles||122 nm|| WNW|
|Maceió||Thu 9:50 AM||258 km||160 miles||139 nm|| N|
|Salvador||Thu 9:50 AM||358 km||222 miles||193 nm|| WSW|
|Recife||Thu 9:50 AM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm|| N|
|Fernando de Noronha||Thu 10:50 AM||949 km||589 miles||512 nm|| NNE|
|Fortaleza||Thu 9:50 AM||976 km||606 miles||527 nm|| NNW|
|Brasilia||Thu 9:50 AM||1419 km||882 miles||766 nm|| WSW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Thu 9:50 AM||1474 km||916 miles||796 nm|| SSW|
|São Paulo||Thu 9:50 AM||1753 km||1089 miles||947 nm|| SW|
|Belém||Thu 9:50 AM||1858 km||1155 miles||1003 nm|| NW|
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