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, July 24, 2013 at 4:00:00 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: 97%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Monday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, July 29, 2013 at 5:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.39 meters/second, 1585.4 km/hour, 985.1 miles/hour or 856.0 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' 26.8"||16.42 mi||West||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||North||16.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 49.6"||985.01 mi||West||0° 11' 12.5"||12.84 mi||North||985.36 mi|
|24 hours||12° 56' 29.8"||882.37 mi||East||4° 39' 20.7"||319.94 mi||North||943.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Wed 1:00 AM||402 km||250 miles||217 nm||SSE|
|Maceió||Wed 1:00 AM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm||E|
|Recife||Wed 1:00 AM||599 km||373 miles||324 nm||ENE|
|Fortaleza||Wed 1:00 AM||684 km||425 miles||369 nm||NNE|
|Brasilia||Wed 1:00 AM||1081 km||672 miles||584 nm||SW|
|Belém||Wed 1:00 AM||1302 km||809 miles||703 nm||NW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Wed 1:00 AM||1503 km||934 miles||812 nm||SSW|
|São Paulo||Wed 1:00 AM||1682 km||1045 miles||908 nm||SSW|
|Cayenne||Wed 1:00 AM||2114 km||1314 miles||1141 nm||NW|
|Manaus||Midnight Tue-Wed||2322 km||1443 miles||1254 nm||WNW|
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