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 6:58:00 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 06:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.32 meters/second, 1610.4 km/hour, 1000.6 miles/hour or 869.5 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' 31.1"||16.68 mi||West||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||South||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 07.0"||1000.50 mi||West||0° 11' 32.0"||13.21 mi||South||1000.44 mi|
|24 hours||11° 48' 53.0"||814.17 mi||East||4° 30' 49.0"||310.17 mi||South||867.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fernando de Noronha||Fri 4:58 AM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm||WNW|
|Recife||Fri 3:58 AM||915 km||568 miles||494 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 3:58 AM||1261 km||784 miles||681 nm||W|
|Salvador||Fri 3:58 AM||1522 km||945 miles||822 nm||SW|
|Freetown||Fri 6:58 AM||2151 km||1336 miles||1161 nm||NE|
|Conakry||Fri 6:58 AM||2193 km||1363 miles||1184 nm||NE|
|Monrovia||Fri 6:58 AM||2210 km||1374 miles||1194 nm||NE|
|Praia||Fri 5:58 AM||2237 km||1390 miles||1208 nm||N|
|Bissau||Fri 6:58 AM||2264 km||1407 miles||1222 nm||NE|
|Banjul||Fri 6:58 AM||2352 km||1462 miles||1270 nm||NNE|
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