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, June 17, 2014 at 06:48:00 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: 77%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at 06:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 33' ||South|
|Longitude: ||43° 56' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.75 meters/second, 1586.7 km/hour, 985.9 miles/hour or 856.7 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' 27.0"||16.43 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 06.9"||985.88 mi||west||0° 10' 22.3"||11.88 mi||north||986.20 mi|
|24 hours||12° 53' 34.2"||879.53 mi||east||4° 20' 16.1"||298.11 mi||north||933.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Tue 3:48 AM||705 km||438 miles||381 nm|| ESE|
|Brasilia||Tue 3:48 AM||813 km||505 miles||439 nm|| SSW|
|Fortaleza||Tue 3:48 AM||873 km||542 miles||471 nm|| NE|
|Recife||Tue 3:48 AM||1009 km||627 miles||545 nm|| E|
|Belém||Tue 3:48 AM||1028 km||639 miles||555 nm|| NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Tue 3:48 AM||1487 km||924 miles||803 nm|| S|
|São Paulo||Tue 3:48 AM||1577 km||980 miles||852 nm|| S|
|Cayenne||Tue 3:48 AM||1853 km||1151 miles||1001 nm|| NNW|
|Manaus||Tue 2:48 AM||1916 km||1191 miles||1035 nm|| WNW|
|Paramaribo||Tue 3:48 AM||2107 km||1309 miles||1138 nm|| NW|
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