Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 2:46:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 98%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.76 meters/second, 1615.5 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 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' 30.9"||16.73 mi||West||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||South||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 57.7"||1003.74 mi||West||0° 11' 44.0"||13.44 mi||South||1003.78 mi|
|24 hours||11° 45' 52.7"||813.49 mi||East||4° 39' 10.6"||319.71 mi||South||872.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fernando de Noronha||Wed 12:46 AM||808 km||502 miles||436 nm||WSW|
|Recife||Tue 11:46 PM||1265 km||786 miles||683 nm||SW|
|Fortaleza||Tue 11:46 PM||1464 km||909 miles||790 nm||W|
|Freetown||Wed 2:46 AM||1757 km||1092 miles||949 nm||NE|
|Conakry||Wed 2:46 AM||1790 km||1112 miles||967 nm||NE|
|Praia||Wed 1:46 AM||1830 km||1137 miles||988 nm||N|
|Bissau||Wed 2:46 AM||1843 km||1145 miles||995 nm||NE|
|Monrovia||Wed 2:46 AM||1852 km||1151 miles||1000 nm||ENE|
|Salvador||Tue 11:46 PM||1909 km||1186 miles||1031 nm||SW|
|Banjul||Wed 2:46 AM||1928 km||1198 miles||1041 nm||NNE|
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