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, January 4, 2013 at 6:40:00 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: 60%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.37 meters/second, 1610.5 km/hour, 1000.7 miles/hour or 869.6 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' 31.1"||16.68 mi||West||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||South||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 07.8"||1000.60 mi||West||0° 11' 32.3"||13.21 mi||South||1000.54 mi|
|24 hours||11° 48' 27.2"||813.75 mi||East||4° 30' 59.9"||310.38 mi||South||867.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Fri 3:40 AM||1375 km||854 miles||742 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 3:40 AM||1742 km||1083 miles||941 nm||W|
|Monrovia||Fri 6:40 AM||1827 km||1135 miles||987 nm||NE|
|Freetown||Fri 6:40 AM||1827 km||1135 miles||987 nm||NE|
|Conakry||Fri 6:40 AM||1891 km||1175 miles||1021 nm||NNE|
|Salvador||Fri 3:40 AM||1934 km||1202 miles||1044 nm||WSW|
|Bissau||Fri 6:40 AM||2022 km||1257 miles||1092 nm||NNE|
|Banjul||Fri 6:40 AM||2146 km||1334 miles||1159 nm||NNE|
|Praia||Fri 5:40 AM||2194 km||1363 miles||1184 nm||N|
|Jamestown||Fri 6:40 AM||2236 km||1389 miles||1207 nm||SE|
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