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 = Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 11:20:00 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: 3%
|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 Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.91 meters/second, 1500.9 km/hour, 932.6 miles/hour or 810.4 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' 22.5"||15.54 mi||West||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||North||15.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 31.4"||932.31 mi||West||0° 03' 10.0"||3.63 mi||North||932.48 mi|
|24 hours||14° 48' 13.7"||960.08 mi||East||1° 55' 59.0"||132.96 mi||North||974.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Thu 11:20 AM||575 km||357 miles||310 nm||NNE|
|Windhoek *||Thu 1:20 PM||2663 km||1655 miles||1438 nm||E|
|Luanda||Thu 12:20 PM||2665 km||1656 miles||1439 nm||ENE|
|São Tomé||Thu 11:20 AM||2830 km||1759 miles||1528 nm||NE|
|Abidjan||Thu 11:20 AM||2883 km||1792 miles||1557 nm||N|
|Monrovia||Thu 11:20 AM||2961 km||1840 miles||1599 nm||N|
|Accra||Thu 11:20 AM||3007 km||1868 miles||1624 nm||NNE|
|Libreville||Thu 12:20 PM||3019 km||1876 miles||1630 nm||NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 11:20 AM||3028 km||1881 miles||1635 nm||N|
|Cape Town||Thu 1:20 PM||3052 km||1896 miles||1648 nm||SE|
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