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 28, 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: 7%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Monday, March 24, 2014 at 1:47 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:46 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 28, 2014 at 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.61 meters/second, 1604.2 km/hour, 996.8 miles/hour or 866.2 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' 27.7"||16.61 mi||West||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||North||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 50.3"||996.72 mi||West||0° 11' 27.3"||13.12 mi||North||996.95 mi|
|24 hours||12° 45' 48.9"||879.55 mi||East||4° 39' 42.2"||320.31 mi||North||938.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Natal||Fri 9:30 AM||107 km||66 miles||58 nm||SSE|
|Mossoró||Fri 9:30 AM||183 km||114 miles||99 nm||W|
|Fortaleza||Fri 9:30 AM||342 km||212 miles||185 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Fri 9:30 AM||352 km||219 miles||190 nm||SSE|
|Fernando de Noronha||Fri 10:30 AM||384 km||239 miles||207 nm||ENE|
|Maceió||Fri 9:30 AM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm||S|
|Salvador||Fri 9:30 AM||937 km||582 miles||506 nm||SSW|
|Belém||Fri 9:30 AM||1471 km||914 miles||794 nm||WNW|
|Brasilia||Fri 9:30 AM||1790 km||1112 miles||967 nm||SW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Fri 9:30 AM||2147 km||1334 miles||1159 nm||SSW|
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