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 = Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 6:26:00 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: 49%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.31 meters/second, 1592.3 km/hour, 989.4 miles/hour or 859.8 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' 29.7"||16.49 mi||West||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||South||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 42.3"||989.24 mi||West||0° 10' 55.5"||12.51 mi||South||989.06 mi|
|24 hours||12° 27' 52.1"||850.67 mi||East||4° 08' 48.9"||285.04 mi||South||891.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 6:26 AM||754 km||469 miles||407 nm||SSE|
|Abidjan||Sat 6:26 AM||1676 km||1041 miles||905 nm||NNE|
|Monrovia||Sat 6:26 AM||1771 km||1100 miles||956 nm||NNW|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 6:26 AM||1811 km||1126 miles||978 nm||N|
|Accra||Sat 6:26 AM||1847 km||1148 miles||998 nm||NNE|
|São Tomé||Sat 6:26 AM||1925 km||1196 miles||1040 nm||ENE|
|Lome||Sat 6:26 AM||1979 km||1230 miles||1069 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Sat 6:26 AM||2070 km||1286 miles||1118 nm||NNW|
|Porto Novo||Sat 7:26 AM||2094 km||1301 miles||1131 nm||NNE|
|Lagos||Sat 7:26 AM||2136 km||1327 miles||1153 nm||NE|
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