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, February 28, 2014 at 13:30:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 13:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 36' ||South|
|Longitude: ||31° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.70 meters/second, 1593.7 km/hour, 990.3 miles/hour or 860.5 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' 26.4"||16.50 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||north||16.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 30.1"||990.24 mi||west||0° 11' 21.1"||13.00 mi||north||990.54 mi|
|24 hours||13° 12' 57.0"||906.19 mi||east||4° 41' 38.0"||322.56 mi||north||965.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Fri 10:30 AM||392 km||243 miles||212 nm|| W|
|Fernando de Noronha||Fri 11:30 AM||426 km||265 miles||230 nm|| NNW|
|Natal||Fri 10:30 AM||475 km||295 miles||257 nm|| WNW|
|Maceió||Fri 10:30 AM||532 km||331 miles||287 nm|| WSW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 10:30 AM||906 km||563 miles||489 nm|| WNW|
|Salvador||Fri 10:30 AM||980 km||609 miles||529 nm|| SW|
|Brasilia||Fri 10:30 AM||2014 km||1252 miles||1088 nm|| WSW|
|Belém||Fri 10:30 AM||2017 km||1253 miles||1089 nm|| WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Fri 10:30 AM||2119 km||1317 miles||1144 nm|| SW|
|São Paulo||Fri 10:30 AM||2404 km||1494 miles||1298 nm|| SW|
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