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 Friday, February 1, 2013 at 06:50:00 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: 74%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 1, 2013 at 06:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 13' ||South|
|Longitude: ||43° 15' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.99 meters/second, 1598.4 km/hour, 993.2 miles/hour or 863.0 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' 30.2"||16.55 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 17.5"||993.08 mi||west||0° 10' 58.7"||12.58 mi||south||992.93 mi|
|24 hours||12° 08' 28.4"||831.27 mi||east||4° 11' 12.9"||287.79 mi||south||874.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fortaleza||Fri 3:50 AM||715 km||444 miles||386 nm|| NE|
|Salvador||Fri 3:50 AM||739 km||459 miles||399 nm|| SE|
|Recife||Fri 3:50 AM||921 km||572 miles||497 nm|| E|
|Belém||Fri 3:50 AM||948 km||589 miles||512 nm|| NW|
|Brasilia *||Fri 4:50 AM||978 km||608 miles||528 nm|| SSW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Fri 4:50 AM||1632 km||1014 miles||881 nm|| S|
|São Paulo *||Fri 4:50 AM||1736 km||1079 miles||937 nm|| SSW|
|Cayenne||Fri 3:50 AM||1771 km||1100 miles||956 nm|| NW|
|Manaus||Fri 2:50 AM||1942 km||1207 miles||1049 nm|| WNW|
|Paramaribo||Fri 3:50 AM||2041 km||1268 miles||1102 nm|| NW|
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