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, March 19, 2014 at 04:56:00 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: 94%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 43' ||South|
|Longitude: ||45° 16' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.94 meters/second, 1587.4 km/hour, 986.3 miles/hour or 857.1 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' 30.6"||16.44 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||south||16.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 35.9"||986.24 mi||west||0° 08' 49.3"||10.11 mi||south||986.05 mi|
|24 hours||12° 00' 38.1"||816.38 mi||east||3° 16' 15.9"||224.87 mi||south||842.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Barreiras||Wed 1:56 AM||162 km||100 miles||87 nm|| SSE|
|Brasilia||Wed 1:56 AM||629 km||391 miles||339 nm|| SSW|
|Salvador||Wed 1:56 AM||780 km||485 miles||421 nm|| ESE|
|Fortaleza||Wed 1:56 AM||1067 km||663 miles||576 nm|| NE|
|Belém||Wed 1:56 AM||1085 km||674 miles||586 nm|| NNW|
|Recife||Wed 1:56 AM||1177 km||731 miles||636 nm|| ENE|
|Rio de Janeiro||Wed 1:56 AM||1374 km||854 miles||742 nm|| S|
|São Paulo||Wed 1:56 AM||1429 km||888 miles||772 nm|| S|
|Manaus||Wed 12:56 AM||1833 km||1139 miles||990 nm|| WNW|
|Cayenne||Wed 1:56 AM||1900 km||1180 miles||1026 nm|| NNW|
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