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, December 25, 2013 at 7:48:00 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: 53%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 9:30 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:49 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at 07:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.24 meters/second, 1617.3 km/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.3 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' 32.7"||16.75 mi||West||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||South||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 48.2"||1004.83 mi||West||0° 10' 21.5"||11.86 mi||South||1004.82 mi|
|24 hours||11° 06' 18.2"||767.10 mi||East||4° 06' 21.8"||282.14 mi||South||815.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fernando de Noronha||Wed 5:48 AM||144 km||90 miles||78 nm||SW|
|Natal||Wed 4:48 AM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm||SW|
|Recife||Wed 4:48 AM||678 km||421 miles||366 nm||SW|
|Fortaleza||Wed 4:48 AM||791 km||491 miles||427 nm||W|
|Salvador||Wed 4:48 AM||1349 km||838 miles||728 nm||SW|
|Belém||Wed 4:48 AM||1902 km||1182 miles||1027 nm||W|
|Praia||Wed 6:48 AM||2166 km||1346 miles||1170 nm||NNE|
|Brasilia *||Wed 5:48 AM||2291 km||1423 miles||1237 nm||SW|
|Freetown||Wed 7:48 AM||2387 km||1483 miles||1289 nm||ENE|
|Conakry||Wed 7:48 AM||2404 km||1494 miles||1298 nm||NE|
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