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, June 18, 2014 at 6:48:00 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: 67%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, June 13, 2014 at 4:13 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 06:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.74 meters/second, 1604.7 km/hour, 997.1 miles/hour or 866.5 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' 28.4"||16.62 mi||West||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||North||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 25.7"||997.02 mi||West||0° 11' 13.7"||12.86 mi||North||997.25 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 38.3"||856.05 mi||East||4° 32' 30.3"||312.06 mi||North||913.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fernando de Noronha||Wed 4:48 AM||238 km||148 miles||128 nm||NW|
|Natal||Wed 3:48 AM||496 km||308 miles||268 nm||W|
|Recife||Wed 3:48 AM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm||SW|
|Fortaleza||Wed 3:48 AM||876 km||544 miles||473 nm||W|
|Salvador||Wed 3:48 AM||1206 km||749 miles||651 nm||SW|
|Belém||Wed 3:48 AM||2010 km||1249 miles||1085 nm||WNW|
|Brasilia||Wed 3:48 AM||2206 km||1371 miles||1191 nm||WSW|
|Praia||Wed 5:48 AM||2366 km||1470 miles||1278 nm||NNE|
|Rio de Janeiro||Wed 3:48 AM||2374 km||1475 miles||1282 nm||SSW|
|Freetown||Wed 6:48 AM||2467 km||1533 miles||1332 nm||NE|
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