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 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: 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 08:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.40 meters/second, 1563.8 km/hour, 971.7 miles/hour or 844.4 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"||16.19 mi||West||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||South||16.20 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 41.5"||971.47 mi||West||0° 09' 30.8"||10.90 mi||South||971.20 mi|
|24 hours||13° 19' 23.1"||895.01 mi||East||3° 25' 38.2"||235.65 mi||South||918.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sun 8:08 AM||1534 km||953 miles||828 nm||E|
|Recife||Sun 5:08 AM||1767 km||1098 miles||954 nm||WNW|
|Salvador||Sun 5:08 AM||2025 km||1258 miles||1093 nm||W|
|Fortaleza||Sun 5:08 AM||2339 km||1453 miles||1263 nm||WNW|
|Monrovia||Sun 8:08 AM||2437 km||1514 miles||1316 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Sun 8:08 AM||2570 km||1597 miles||1387 nm||NNE|
|Conakry||Sun 8:08 AM||2664 km||1656 miles||1439 nm||NNE|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sun 6:08 AM||2666 km||1657 miles||1440 nm||WSW|
|Abidjan||Sun 8:08 AM||2741 km||1703 miles||1480 nm||NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Sun 8:08 AM||2789 km||1733 miles||1506 nm||NE|
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