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, March 27, 2014 at 12:30:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 14%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||48° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.02 meters/second, 1587.7 km/hour, 986.5 miles/hour or 857.3 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' 27.2"||16.44 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||north||16.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 10.3"||986.48 mi||west||0° 10' 24.7"||11.93 mi||north||986.80 mi|
|24 hours||12° 59' 56.3"||887.26 mi||east||4° 23' 22.5"||301.67 mi||north||941.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palmas||Thu 9:30 AM||115 km||71 miles||62 nm|| SE|
|Brasilia||Thu 9:30 AM||721 km||448 miles||389 nm|| S|
|Belém||Thu 9:30 AM||877 km||545 miles||473 nm|| N|
|Salvador||Thu 9:30 AM||1213 km||754 miles||655 nm|| ESE|
|Fortaleza||Thu 9:30 AM||1305 km||811 miles||705 nm|| ENE|
|Manaus||Thu 8:30 AM||1404 km||872 miles||758 nm|| WNW|
|Recife||Thu 9:30 AM||1556 km||967 miles||840 nm|| E|
|São Paulo||Thu 9:30 AM||1592 km||989 miles||859 nm|| S|
|Cayenne||Thu 9:30 AM||1624 km||1009 miles||877 nm|| NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Thu 9:30 AM||1627 km||1011 miles||879 nm|| SSE|
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