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 12:30:00 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: 7%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 28, 2014 at 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 58' ||South|
|Longitude: ||35° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.62 meters/second, 1604.2 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' 50.3"||996.79 mi||west||0° 11' 27.3"||13.12 mi||north||997.02 mi|
|24 hours||12° 45' 48.5"||879.60 mi||east||4° 39' 42.5"||320.33 mi||north||938.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Natal||Fri 9:30 AM||119 km||74 miles||64 nm|| SE|
|Mossoró||Fri 9:30 AM||149 km||92 miles||80 nm|| W|
|Fortaleza||Fri 9:30 AM||320 km||199 miles||173 nm|| WNW|
|Recife||Fri 9:30 AM||366 km||228 miles||198 nm|| SSE|
|Fernando de Noronha||Fri 10:30 AM||412 km||256 miles||223 nm|| ENE|
|Maceió||Fri 9:30 AM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm|| S|
|Salvador||Fri 9:30 AM||926 km||575 miles||500 nm|| SSW|
|Belém||Fri 9:30 AM||1444 km||897 miles||780 nm|| WNW|
|Brasilia||Fri 9:30 AM||1769 km||1099 miles||955 nm|| SW|
|Cayenne||Fri 9:30 AM||2123 km||1319 miles||1146 nm|| WNW|
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