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, June 19, 2014 at 07:48:00 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: 55%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 07:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 29' ||South|
|Longitude: ||33° 06' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.10 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.0 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' 29.3"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 26.5"||1002.37 mi||west||0° 11' 22.0"||13.02 mi||north||1002.46 mi|
|24 hours||12° 06' 10.9"||837.21 mi||east||4° 28' 21.4"||307.33 mi||north||891.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fernando de Noronha||Thu 5:48 AM||386 km||240 miles||208 nm|| SSE|
|Natal||Thu 4:48 AM||631 km||392 miles||341 nm|| SSW|
|Fortaleza||Thu 4:48 AM||708 km||440 miles||382 nm|| WSW|
|Recife||Thu 4:48 AM||865 km||538 miles||467 nm|| SSW|
|Salvador||Thu 4:48 AM||1503 km||934 miles||811 nm|| SSW|
|Belém||Thu 4:48 AM||1715 km||1066 miles||926 nm|| W|
|Praia||Thu 6:48 AM||2004 km||1245 miles||1082 nm|| NNE|
|Cayenne||Thu 4:48 AM||2220 km||1379 miles||1199 nm|| WNW|
|Brasilia||Thu 4:48 AM||2346 km||1458 miles||1267 nm|| SW|
|Bissau||Thu 7:48 AM||2370 km||1472 miles||1280 nm|| NE|
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