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 = Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 4:56:00 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: 76%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, February 14, 2014 at 11:55 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:17 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.53 meters/second, 1582.3 km/hour, 983.2 miles/hour or 854.4 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' 30.6"||16.39 mi||West||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||South||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 38.4"||983.02 mi||West||0° 08' 30.6"||9.75 mi||South||982.82 mi|
|24 hours||12° 01' 42.8"||814.90 mi||East||3° 07' 57.9"||215.36 mi||South||838.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Georgetown (Ascension Island) (St. Helena)||Thu 4:56 AM||427 km||266 miles||231 nm||NNE|
|Jamestown||Thu 4:56 AM||1150 km||714 miles||621 nm||ESE|
|Monrovia||Thu 4:56 AM||2053 km||1276 miles||1108 nm||NNE|
|Recife||Thu 1:56 AM||2173 km||1350 miles||1173 nm||W|
|Freetown||Thu 4:56 AM||2241 km||1393 miles||1210 nm||N|
|Abidjan||Thu 4:56 AM||2263 km||1406 miles||1222 nm||NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 4:56 AM||2332 km||1449 miles||1259 nm||NNE|
|Conakry||Thu 4:56 AM||2349 km||1459 miles||1268 nm||N|
|Salvador||Thu 1:56 AM||2512 km||1561 miles||1356 nm||W|
|Accra||Thu 4:56 AM||2541 km||1579 miles||1372 nm||NE|
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