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 9:58:00 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: 36%
|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 09:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.78 meters/second, 1561.6 km/hour, 970.3 miles/hour or 843.2 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' 27.5"||16.17 mi||West||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||South||16.17 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 32.1"||970.07 mi||West||0° 09' 22.9"||10.75 mi||South||969.80 mi|
|24 hours||13° 23' 12.9"||898.17 mi||East||3° 21' 44.2"||231.19 mi||South||920.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Brasilia *||Sun 7:58 AM||253 km||157 miles||137 nm||SW|
|Goiânia *||Sun 7:58 AM||426 km||265 miles||230 nm||SW|
|Barra do Garças||Sun 6:58 AM||670 km||416 miles||362 nm||WSW|
|Salvador||Sun 6:58 AM||857 km||532 miles||463 nm||E|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sun 7:58 AM||1036 km||644 miles||560 nm||SSE|
|São Paulo *||Sun 7:58 AM||1047 km||651 miles||566 nm||S|
|Recife||Sun 6:58 AM||1414 km||879 miles||764 nm||ENE|
|Belém||Sun 6:58 AM||1418 km||881 miles||766 nm||N|
|Fortaleza||Sun 6:58 AM||1430 km||889 miles||772 nm||NE|
|Asuncion *||Sun 6:58 AM||1714 km||1065 miles||925 nm||SW|
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