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, March 28, 2014 at 12:20:00 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: 7%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 28, 2014 at 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 00' ||South|
|Longitude: ||33° 34' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.59 meters/second, 1604.1 km/hour, 996.8 miles/hour or 866.2 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' 27.7"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 50.0"||996.74 mi||west||0° 11' 27.1"||13.11 mi||north||996.97 mi|
|24 hours||12° 45' 53.4"||879.66 mi||east||4° 39' 39.5"||320.28 mi||north||938.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fernando de Noronha||Fri 10:20 AM||176 km||110 miles||95 nm|| NE|
|Natal||Fri 9:20 AM||205 km||127 miles||111 nm|| WSW|
|Recife||Fri 9:20 AM||372 km||231 miles||201 nm|| SSW|
|Maceió||Fri 9:20 AM||569 km||353 miles||307 nm|| SSW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 9:20 AM||574 km||357 miles||310 nm|| WNW|
|Salvador||Fri 9:20 AM||1033 km||642 miles||558 nm|| SSW|
|Belém||Fri 9:20 AM||1704 km||1059 miles||920 nm|| WNW|
|Brasilia||Fri 9:20 AM||1968 km||1223 miles||1063 nm|| SW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Fri 9:20 AM||2241 km||1392 miles||1210 nm|| SSW|
|Cayenne||Fri 9:20 AM||2358 km||1465 miles||1273 nm|| WNW|
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