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 12:30:00 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 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.35 meters/second, 1570.8 km/hour, 976.1 miles/hour or 848.2 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' 29.5"||975.93 mi||West||0° 09' 45.0"||11.17 mi||North||976.28 mi|
|24 hours||13° 37' 11.6"||921.48 mi||East||4° 13' 34.9"||290.47 mi||North||972.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Maceió||Thu 9:30 AM||652 km||405 miles||352 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Thu 9:30 AM||670 km||416 miles||362 nm||NW|
|Salvador||Thu 9:30 AM||898 km||558 miles||485 nm||W|
|Fernando de Noronha||Thu 10:30 AM||934 km||580 miles||504 nm||NNW|
|Fortaleza||Thu 9:30 AM||1291 km||802 miles||697 nm||NW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Thu 9:30 AM||1827 km||1136 miles||987 nm||SW|
|Brasilia||Thu 9:30 AM||1947 km||1210 miles||1052 nm||WSW|
|São Paulo||Thu 9:30 AM||2150 km||1336 miles||1161 nm||SW|
|Belém||Thu 9:30 AM||2324 km||1444 miles||1255 nm||WNW|
|Jamestown||Thu 12:30 PM||2686 km||1669 miles||1451 nm||ESE|
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