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 = Friday, August 23, 2013 at 5:00:00 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: 94%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:37 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, August 23, 2013 at 05:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.84 meters/second, 1612.2 km/hour, 1001.8 miles/hour or 870.5 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' 29.7"||16.69 mi||West||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||North||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 46.2"||1001.71 mi||West||0° 11' 40.2"||13.36 mi||North||1001.72 mi|
|24 hours||11° 58' 18.4"||827.27 mi||East||4° 29' 50.7"||309.03 mi||North||880.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cayenne||Fri 2:00 AM||438 km||272 miles||237 nm||NW|
|Belém||Fri 2:00 AM||451 km||280 miles||243 nm||S|
|Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni||Fri 2:00 AM||630 km||391 miles||340 nm||WNW|
|Paramaribo||Fri 2:00 AM||757 km||470 miles||409 nm||WNW|
|Nieuw Nickerie||Fri 2:00 AM||945 km||587 miles||510 nm||WNW|
|New Amsterdam||Fri 1:00 AM||1012 km||629 miles||546 nm||WNW|
|Georgetown||Fri 1:00 AM||1103 km||685 miles||595 nm||WNW|
|Manaus||Fri 1:00 AM||1361 km||846 miles||735 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 2:00 AM||1374 km||854 miles||742 nm||ESE|
|Port of Spain||Fri 1:00 AM||1631 km||1013 miles||881 nm||NW|
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