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 Monday, June 16, 2014 at 04:48:00 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: 87%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, June 16, 2014 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||28° 33' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.51 meters/second, 1560.6 km/hour, 969.7 miles/hour or 842.7 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' 25.4"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 31.5"||969.64 mi||west||0° 08' 34.0"||9.82 mi||north||969.99 mi|
|24 hours||13° 30' 31.6"||908.05 mi||east||3° 46' 42.6"||259.74 mi||north||950.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Mon 1:48 AM||927 km||576 miles||501 nm|| NW|
|Salvador||Mon 1:48 AM||1080 km||671 miles||583 nm|| W|
|Fortaleza||Mon 1:48 AM||1556 km||967 miles||840 nm|| NW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Mon 1:48 AM||1856 km||1153 miles||1002 nm|| SW|
|Brasilia||Mon 1:48 AM||2095 km||1302 miles||1131 nm|| W|
|São Paulo||Mon 1:48 AM||2197 km||1365 miles||1186 nm|| WSW|
|Jamestown||Mon 4:48 AM||2469 km||1534 miles||1333 nm|| E|
|Belém||Mon 1:48 AM||2579 km||1602 miles||1392 nm|| WNW|
|Monrovia||Mon 4:48 AM||2955 km||1836 miles||1595 nm|| NE|
|Freetown||Mon 4:48 AM||2978 km||1850 miles||1608 nm|| NE|
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