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 = Friday, March 21, 2014 at 5:56:00 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: 79%
|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 Friday, March 21, 2014 at 05:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.60 meters/second, 1543.0 km/hour, 958.7 miles/hour or 833.1 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' 27.9"||15.98 mi||West||0° 00' 05.3"||0.10 mi||South||15.98 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 51.6"||958.48 mi||West||0° 05' 20.2"||6.12 mi||South||958.28 mi|
|24 hours||13° 05' 34.6"||867.64 mi||East||1° 40' 50.0"||115.57 mi||South||871.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Salvador||Fri 2:56 AM||562 km||349 miles||303 nm||NW|
|Recife||Fri 2:56 AM||953 km||592 miles||515 nm||N|
|Rio de Janeiro||Fri 2:56 AM||1112 km||691 miles||600 nm||SW|
|Brasilia||Fri 2:56 AM||1391 km||864 miles||751 nm||W|
|São Paulo||Fri 2:56 AM||1443 km||896 miles||779 nm||SW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 2:56 AM||1486 km||923 miles||802 nm||NNW|
|Belém||Fri 2:56 AM||2246 km||1396 miles||1213 nm||NW|
|Asuncion *||Fri 2:56 AM||2544 km||1581 miles||1374 nm||WSW|
|Montevideo||Fri 2:56 AM||2926 km||1818 miles||1580 nm||SW|
|Cayenne||Fri 2:56 AM||3065 km||1904 miles||1655 nm||NW|
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