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 27, 2014 at 12:20:00 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: 5%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 5:17 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 8:01 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.30 meters/second, 1570.7 km/hour, 976.0 miles/hour or 848.1 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' 25.4"||16.27 mi||West||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||North||16.27 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 29.0"||975.82 mi||West||0° 09' 44.3"||11.16 mi||North||976.18 mi|
|24 hours||13° 37' 21.3"||921.57 mi||East||4° 13' 19.2"||290.17 mi||North||972.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Thu 9:20 AM||888 km||552 miles||479 nm||WNW|
|Salvador||Thu 9:20 AM||1158 km||719 miles||625 nm||W|
|Fortaleza||Thu 9:20 AM||1491 km||926 miles||805 nm||NW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Thu 9:20 AM||2023 km||1257 miles||1092 nm||SW|
|Brasilia||Thu 9:20 AM||2201 km||1368 miles||1188 nm||WSW|
|São Paulo||Thu 9:20 AM||2357 km||1465 miles||1273 nm||SW|
|Jamestown||Thu 12:20 PM||2430 km||1510 miles||1312 nm||ESE|
|Belém||Thu 9:20 AM||2558 km||1589 miles||1381 nm||WNW|
|Monrovia||Thu 12:20 PM||2774 km||1723 miles||1498 nm||NE|
|Freetown||Thu 12:20 PM||2789 km||1733 miles||1506 nm||NE|
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