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 05:48:00 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 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 32' ||South|
|Longitude: ||42° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.80 meters/second, 1561.7 km/hour, 970.4 miles/hour or 843.2 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' 25.5"||16.17 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.17 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 35.0"||970.30 mi||west||0° 08' 39.2"||9.92 mi||north||970.64 mi|
|24 hours||13° 29' 03.3"||906.95 mi||east||3° 48' 24.4"||261.68 mi||north||950.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Mon 2:48 AM||490 km||305 miles||265 nm|| E|
|Brasilia||Mon 2:48 AM||585 km||364 miles||316 nm|| WSW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Mon 2:48 AM||1045 km||649 miles||564 nm|| S|
|Recife||Mon 2:48 AM||1069 km||664 miles||577 nm|| ENE|
|São Paulo||Mon 2:48 AM||1176 km||731 miles||635 nm|| SSW|
|Fortaleza||Mon 2:48 AM||1184 km||736 miles||639 nm|| NNE|
|Belém||Mon 2:48 AM||1468 km||912 miles||792 nm|| NNW|
|Asuncion||Mon 1:48 AM||2013 km||1251 miles||1087 nm|| SW|
|Manaus||Mon 1:48 AM||2201 km||1368 miles||1189 nm|| WNW|
|Cayenne||Mon 2:48 AM||2289 km||1422 miles||1236 nm|| NNW|
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