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 = Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 10:00:00 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: 86%
|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 Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 22:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.15 meters/second, 1519.7 km/hour, 944.3 miles/hour or 820.6 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' 23.8"||15.74 mi||West||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||North||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 54.5"||944.06 mi||West||0° 04' 42.2"||5.39 mi||North||944.29 mi|
|24 hours||14° 18' 23.9"||938.04 mi||East||2° 27' 45.6"||169.36 mi||North||959.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 10:00 PM||977 km||607 miles||528 nm||ENE|
|Recife||Sat 7:00 PM||2497 km||1551 miles||1348 nm||WNW|
|Salvador||Sat 7:00 PM||2643 km||1642 miles||1427 nm||W|
|Monrovia||Sat 10:00 PM||2784 km||1730 miles||1503 nm||N|
|Abidjan||Sat 10:00 PM||2883 km||1791 miles||1557 nm||NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 10:00 PM||2986 km||1856 miles||1613 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Sat 10:00 PM||2998 km||1863 miles||1619 nm||N|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sat 7:00 PM||3023 km||1878 miles||1632 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Sat 7:00 PM||3091 km||1920 miles||1669 nm||WNW|
|Accra||Sat 10:00 PM||3095 km||1923 miles||1671 nm||NNE|
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