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 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: 48%
|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 08:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.85 meters/second, 1590.7 km/hour, 988.4 miles/hour or 858.9 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' 29.5"||16.47 mi||West||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||South||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 35.0"||988.21 mi||West||0° 10' 51.4"||12.44 mi||South||988.02 mi|
|24 hours||12° 31' 03.4"||853.53 mi||East||4° 06' 36.3"||282.51 mi||South||893.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Sat 5:08 AM||336 km||209 miles||182 nm||WNW|
|Maceió||Sat 5:08 AM||375 km||233 miles||202 nm||W|
|Natal||Sat 5:08 AM||535 km||332 miles||289 nm||NW|
|Fernando de Noronha||Sat 6:08 AM||646 km||401 miles||349 nm||N|
|Salvador||Sat 5:08 AM||765 km||475 miles||413 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Sat 5:08 AM||951 km||591 miles||513 nm||NW|
|Brasilia *||Sat 6:08 AM||1819 km||1130 miles||982 nm||WSW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sat 6:08 AM||1870 km||1162 miles||1010 nm||SW|
|Belém||Sat 5:08 AM||2006 km||1247 miles||1083 nm||WNW|
|São Paulo *||Sat 6:08 AM||2161 km||1343 miles||1167 nm||SW|
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