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 = Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 7:56:00 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: 37%
|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 Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 07:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.47 meters/second, 1564.1 km/hour, 971.9 miles/hour or 844.5 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' 27.7"||16.20 mi||West||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||South||16.20 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 42.4"||971.62 mi||West||0° 09' 31.7"||10.92 mi||South||971.35 mi|
|24 hours||13° 18' 58.1"||894.67 mi||East||3° 26' 03.4"||236.13 mi||South||918.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Georgetown (Ascension Island) (St. Helena)||Sun 7:56 AM||701 km||436 miles||379 nm||NNE|
|Jamestown||Sun 7:56 AM||1228 km||763 miles||663 nm||ESE|
|Recife||Sun 4:56 AM||2064 km||1283 miles||1115 nm||WNW|
|Monrovia||Sun 7:56 AM||2322 km||1443 miles||1254 nm||NNE|
|Salvador||Sun 4:56 AM||2337 km||1452 miles||1262 nm||W|
|Freetown||Sun 7:56 AM||2495 km||1550 miles||1347 nm||N|
|Abidjan||Sun 7:56 AM||2547 km||1583 miles||1375 nm||NE|
|Conakry||Sun 7:56 AM||2599 km||1615 miles||1403 nm||N|
|Yamoussoukro||Sun 7:56 AM||2615 km||1625 miles||1412 nm||NNE|
|Fortaleza||Sun 4:56 AM||2621 km||1629 miles||1415 nm||WNW|
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