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 8:08:00 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: 59%
|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 08:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 447.14 meters/second, 1609.7 kilometres/hour, 1000.2 miles/hour or 869.2 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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||16.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 03.5"||1000.08 mi||West||0° 11' 31.0"||13.19 mi||South||1000.01 mi|
|24 hours||11° 50' 34.5"||815.83 mi||East||4° 30' 04.7"||309.33 mi||South||869.00 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Teresina||Fri 5:08 AM||151 km||94 miles||81 nm||E|
|Belém||Fri 5:08 AM||632 km||393 miles||341 nm||NW|
|Fortaleza||Fri 5:08 AM||647 km||402 miles||349 nm||ENE|
|Salvador||Fri 5:08 AM||1064 km||661 miles||575 nm||SE|
|Recife||Fri 5:08 AM||1072 km||666 miles||579 nm||ESE|
|Brasilia *||Fri 6:08 AM||1241 km||771 miles||670 nm||SSW|
|Cayenne||Fri 5:08 AM||1442 km||896 miles||778 nm||NW|
|Paramaribo||Fri 5:08 AM||1726 km||1072 miles||932 nm||NW|
|Manaus||Fri 4:08 AM||1776 km||1103 miles||959 nm||W|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Fri 6:08 AM||1970 km||1224 miles||1064 nm||S|
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