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, August 14, 2013 at 5:56:00 PM.
= 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: 53%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 17:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.81 meters/second, 1529.3 km/hour, 950.3 miles/hour or 825.8 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' 26.3"||15.84 mi||West||0° 00' 05.2"||0.10 mi||South||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 14.3"||949.97 mi||West||0° 05' 12.5"||5.97 mi||South||949.75 mi|
|24 hours||13° 47' 53.4"||907.93 mi||East||1° 33' 18.8"||106.97 mi||South||910.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Wed 5:56 PM||804 km||499 miles||434 nm||WNW|
|Luanda||Wed 6:56 PM||1621 km||1007 miles||875 nm||NE|
|Windhoek||Wed 6:56 PM||1702 km||1057 miles||919 nm||ESE|
|São Tomé||Wed 5:56 PM||2104 km||1308 miles||1136 nm||NNE|
|Kinshasa||Wed 6:56 PM||2130 km||1323 miles||1150 nm||NE|
|Brazzaville||Wed 6:56 PM||2132 km||1325 miles||1151 nm||NE|
|Libreville||Wed 6:56 PM||2209 km||1373 miles||1193 nm||NNE|
|Cape Town||Wed 7:56 PM||2440 km||1516 miles||1317 nm||SE|
|Malabo||Wed 6:56 PM||2532 km||1573 miles||1367 nm||NNE|
|Accra||Wed 5:56 PM||2608 km||1621 miles||1408 nm||N|
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