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, March 19, 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: 94%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, March 16, 2014 at 5:10 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 24, 2014 at 1:47 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.94 meters/second, 1587.4 km/hour, 986.4 miles/hour or 857.1 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' 30.6"||16.44 mi||West||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||South||16.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 35.9"||986.18 mi||West||0° 08' 49.3"||10.11 mi||South||985.99 mi|
|24 hours||12° 00' 36.6"||816.30 mi||East||3° 16' 17.4"||224.88 mi||South||842.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Barreiras||Wed 1:56 AM||158 km||98 miles||85 nm||S|
|Brasilia||Wed 1:56 AM||643 km||399 miles||347 nm||SSW|
|Salvador||Wed 1:56 AM||753 km||468 miles||407 nm||ESE|
|Fortaleza||Wed 1:56 AM||1053 km||654 miles||568 nm||NE|
|Belém||Wed 1:56 AM||1094 km||680 miles||591 nm||NNW|
|Recife||Wed 1:56 AM||1148 km||713 miles||620 nm||ENE|
|Rio de Janeiro||Wed 1:56 AM||1370 km||851 miles||739 nm||S|
|São Paulo||Wed 1:56 AM||1431 km||889 miles||773 nm||S|
|Manaus||Wed 12:56 AM||1860 km||1156 miles||1004 nm||WNW|
|Cayenne||Wed 1:56 AM||1912 km||1188 miles||1032 nm||NNW|
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