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 21, 2013 at 1:44:00 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: 100%
|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 21, 2013 at 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.21 meters/second, 1595.6 km/hour, 991.4 miles/hour or 861.5 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' 27.5"||16.52 mi||West||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||North||16.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 31.1"||991.33 mi||West||0° 11' 33.5"||13.24 mi||North||991.64 mi|
|24 hours||12° 45' 04.7"||874.28 mi||East||4° 44' 35.6"||325.93 mi||North||936.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fernando de Noronha||Tue 11:44 PM||741 km||460 miles||400 nm||NW|
|Recife||Tue 10:44 PM||885 km||550 miles||478 nm||W|
|Fortaleza||Tue 10:44 PM||1358 km||844 miles||733 nm||WNW|
|Salvador||Tue 10:44 PM||1402 km||871 miles||757 nm||WSW|
|Freetown||Wed 1:44 AM||2337 km||1452 miles||1262 nm||NE|
|Monrovia||Wed 1:44 AM||2358 km||1465 miles||1273 nm||NE|
|Conakry||Wed 1:44 AM||2391 km||1486 miles||1291 nm||NE|
|Rio de Janeiro||Tue 10:44 PM||2435 km||1513 miles||1315 nm||SW|
|Brasilia||Tue 10:44 PM||2459 km||1528 miles||1328 nm||WSW|
|Jamestown||Wed 1:44 AM||2482 km||1542 miles||1340 nm||ESE|
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