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 = Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 4:48:00 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: 85%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:17 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 1:01 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.36 meters/second, 1527.7 km/hour, 949.3 miles/hour or 824.9 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' 24.7"||15.82 mi||West||0° 00' 04.1"||0.08 mi||North||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 49.6"||949.03 mi||West||0° 04' 10.8"||4.79 mi||North||949.23 mi|
|24 hours||13° 53' 58.0"||915.18 mi||East||2° 11' 48.7"||151.07 mi||North||932.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Sun 1:48 AM||1540 km||957 miles||832 nm||NW|
|Salvador||Sun 1:48 AM||1563 km||971 miles||844 nm||WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro||Sun 1:48 AM||1998 km||1242 miles||1079 nm||WSW|
|Jamestown||Sun 4:48 AM||2044 km||1270 miles||1104 nm||E|
|Fortaleza||Sun 1:48 AM||2163 km||1344 miles||1168 nm||NW|
|São Paulo||Sun 1:48 AM||2357 km||1464 miles||1273 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia||Sun 1:48 AM||2469 km||1534 miles||1333 nm||W|
|Monrovia||Sun 4:48 AM||3085 km||1917 miles||1666 nm||NNE|
|Belém||Sun 1:48 AM||3160 km||1964 miles||1706 nm||WNW|
|Freetown||Sun 4:48 AM||3179 km||1976 miles||1717 nm||NNE|
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