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, April 17, 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: 96%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||50° 59' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.07 meters/second, 1548.3 km/hour, 962.0 miles/hour or 836.0 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' 27.5"||16.03 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||south||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 35.1"||961.86 mi||west||0° 06' 05.4"||6.98 mi||south||961.64 mi|
|24 hours||13° 12' 35.1"||878.74 mi||east||1° 59' 27.9"||136.93 mi||south||884.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Barra do Garças||Thu 1:56 AM||138 km||86 miles||74 nm|| W|
|Goiânia||Thu 1:56 AM||199 km||124 miles||107 nm|| ESE|
|Anápolis||Thu 1:56 AM||219 km||136 miles||118 nm|| ESE|
|Brasilia||Thu 1:56 AM||332 km||206 miles||179 nm|| E|
|São Paulo||Thu 1:56 AM||959 km||596 miles||518 nm|| SSE|
|Rio de Janeiro||Thu 1:56 AM||1129 km||701 miles||609 nm|| SE|
|Asuncion||Thu 12:56 AM||1245 km||774 miles||672 nm|| SSW|
|Salvador||Thu 1:56 AM||1386 km||861 miles||749 nm|| ENE|
|Sucre||Thu 12:56 AM||1555 km||966 miles||840 nm|| WSW|
|Belém||Thu 1:56 AM||1626 km||1010 miles||878 nm|| N|
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