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, October 12, 2013 at 9:00:00 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: 60%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Friday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Friday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 21:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.36 meters/second, 1556.5 km/hour, 967.2 miles/hour or 840.4 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"||16.12 mi||West||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||North||16.12 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 58.3"||966.98 mi||West||0° 08' 00.8"||9.18 mi||North||967.32 mi|
|24 hours||12° 59' 02.1"||868.93 mi||East||3° 34' 15.3"||245.47 mi||North||909.18 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Sat 6:00 PM||541 km||336 miles||292 nm||WNW|
|Maceió||Sat 6:00 PM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm||NNW|
|Recife||Sat 6:00 PM||741 km||460 miles||400 nm||N|
|Fortaleza||Sat 6:00 PM||1316 km||818 miles||711 nm||NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sat 6:00 PM||1351 km||839 miles||729 nm||SW|
|Brasilia||Sat 6:00 PM||1519 km||944 miles||820 nm||W|
|São Paulo||Sat 6:00 PM||1670 km||1038 miles||902 nm||SW|
|Belém||Sat 6:00 PM||2178 km||1353 miles||1176 nm||NW|
|Asuncion *||Sat 6:00 PM||2753 km||1711 miles||1487 nm||WSW|
|Cayenne||Sat 6:00 PM||2981 km||1852 miles||1610 nm||NW|
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