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 14:30:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 28, 2014 at 14:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 25' ||South|
|Longitude: ||45° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.91 meters/second, 1594.5 km/hour, 990.8 miles/hour or 860.9 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"||16.51 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 32.6"||990.72 mi||west||0° 11' 23.8"||13.05 mi||north||991.02 mi|
|24 hours||13° 12' 01.0"||905.52 mi||east||4° 42' 17.0"||323.30 mi||north||965.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Belém||Fri 11:30 AM||723 km||449 miles||391 nm|| NNW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 11:30 AM||897 km||557 miles||484 nm|| ENE|
|Brasilia||Fri 11:30 AM||954 km||593 miles||515 nm|| SSW|
|Salvador||Fri 11:30 AM||1010 km||628 miles||546 nm|| SE|
|Recife||Fri 11:30 AM||1207 km||750 miles||652 nm|| E|
|Cayenne||Fri 11:30 AM||1546 km||961 miles||835 nm|| NNW|
|Manaus||Fri 10:30 AM||1646 km||1023 miles||889 nm|| WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Fri 11:30 AM||1744 km||1084 miles||942 nm|| S|
|São Paulo||Fri 11:30 AM||1790 km||1112 miles||966 nm|| S|
|Paramaribo||Fri 11:30 AM||1795 km||1115 miles||969 nm|| NW|
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