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 Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 07:52:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 07:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 33' ||South|
|Longitude: ||25° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.47 meters/second, 1556.9 km/hour, 967.4 miles/hour or 840.7 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' 26.6"||16.12 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||16.12 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 43.4"||967.29 mi||west||0° 07' 34.4"||8.68 mi||north||967.61 mi|
|24 hours||13° 07' 55.2"||879.37 mi||east||3° 24' 40.6"||234.51 mi||north||916.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Tue 4:52 AM||1254 km||779 miles||677 nm|| NW|
|Salvador||Tue 4:52 AM||1423 km||884 miles||768 nm|| W|
|Fortaleza||Tue 4:52 AM||1874 km||1164 miles||1012 nm|| NW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Tue 4:52 AM||2089 km||1298 miles||1128 nm|| WSW|
|Jamestown||Tue 7:52 AM||2122 km||1318 miles||1146 nm|| E|
|Brasilia||Tue 4:52 AM||2416 km||1501 miles||1305 nm|| W|
|São Paulo||Tue 4:52 AM||2442 km||1517 miles||1318 nm|| WSW|
|Monrovia||Tue 7:52 AM||2816 km||1749 miles||1520 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Tue 7:52 AM||2881 km||1790 miles||1555 nm|| NNE|
|Belém||Tue 4:52 AM||2920 km||1815 miles||1577 nm|| WNW|
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