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 7:08:00 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 07:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.30 meters/second, 1610.3 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"||16.67 mi||West||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||South||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 06.4"||1000.44 mi||West||0° 11' 31.9"||13.21 mi||South||1000.38 mi|
|24 hours||11° 49' 07.3"||814.41 mi||East||4° 30' 42.7"||310.05 mi||South||868.03 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 5:08 AM||334 km||207 miles||180 nm||WNW|
|Natal||Fri 4:08 AM||623 km||387 miles||336 nm||W|
|Recife||Fri 4:08 AM||672 km||418 miles||363 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 4:08 AM||995 km||618 miles||537 nm||W|
|Salvador||Fri 4:08 AM||1312 km||815 miles||709 nm||SW|
|Belém||Fri 4:08 AM||2128 km||1322 miles||1149 nm||W|
|Praia||Fri 6:08 AM||2304 km||1432 miles||1244 nm||NNE|
|Brasilia *||Fri 5:08 AM||2324 km||1444 miles||1255 nm||WSW|
|Freetown||Fri 7:08 AM||2354 km||1463 miles||1271 nm||NE|
|Conakry||Fri 7:08 AM||2387 km||1483 miles||1289 nm||NE|
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