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 13:20:00 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 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||42° 34' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.59 meters/second, 1571.7 km/hour, 976.6 miles/hour or 848.7 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"||16.28 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.28 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 31.4"||976.53 mi||west||0° 09' 49.3"||11.25 mi||north||976.89 mi|
|24 hours||13° 36' 22.1"||921.08 mi||east||4° 14' 54.3"||292.01 mi||north||972.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Thu 10:20 AM||460 km||286 miles||248 nm|| ESE|
|Brasilia||Thu 10:20 AM||720 km||447 miles||389 nm|| SW|
|Recife||Thu 10:20 AM||940 km||584 miles||508 nm|| ENE|
|Fortaleza||Thu 10:20 AM||1001 km||622 miles||540 nm|| NNE|
|Rio de Janeiro||Thu 10:20 AM||1229 km||763 miles||663 nm|| S|
|Belém||Thu 10:20 AM||1326 km||824 miles||716 nm|| NNW|
|São Paulo||Thu 10:20 AM||1363 km||847 miles||736 nm|| SSW|
|Cayenne||Thu 10:20 AM||2151 km||1337 miles||1162 nm|| NNW|
|Manaus||Thu 9:20 AM||2155 km||1339 miles||1164 nm|| WNW|
|Asuncion *||Thu 10:20 AM||2171 km||1349 miles||1172 nm|| SW|
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