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 = Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 8:34:00 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: 17%
|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 Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.26 meters/second, 1509.4 km/hour, 937.9 miles/hour or 815.0 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' 23.6"||15.63 mi||West||0° 00' 04.5"||0.09 mi||South||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 41.6"||937.54 mi||West||0° 04' 27.2"||5.11 mi||South||937.33 mi|
|24 hours||14° 46' 34.3"||962.36 mi||East||1° 07' 37.6"||77.53 mi||South||962.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Tue 8:34 AM||864 km||537 miles||466 nm||WNW|
|Windhoek *||Tue 10:34 AM||1659 km||1031 miles||896 nm||ESE|
|Luanda||Tue 9:34 AM||1750 km||1087 miles||945 nm||NE|
|Kinshasa||Tue 9:34 AM||2273 km||1412 miles||1227 nm||NE|
|Brazzaville||Tue 9:34 AM||2276 km||1414 miles||1229 nm||NE|
|São Tomé||Tue 8:34 AM||2291 km||1423 miles||1237 nm||NNE|
|Cape Town||Tue 10:34 AM||2305 km||1432 miles||1245 nm||SE|
|Libreville||Tue 9:34 AM||2389 km||1484 miles||1290 nm||NNE|
|Gaborone||Tue 10:34 AM||2581 km||1604 miles||1394 nm||ESE|
|Malabo||Tue 9:34 AM||2716 km||1688 miles||1467 nm||NNE|
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