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 = Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 12:30:00 PM.
= 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).
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.81 meters/second, 1550.9 km/hour, 963.7 miles/hour or 837.4 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' 25.4"||16.06 mi||West||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||North||16.06 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 35.5"||963.52 mi||West||0° 09' 18.8"||10.67 mi||North||963.93 mi|
|24 hours||13° 22' 12.2"||892.98 mi||East||4° 05' 06.2"||280.82 mi||North||943.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sat 12:30 PM||1008 km||626 miles||544 nm||W|
|Luanda||Sat 1:30 PM||1253 km||779 miles||677 nm||ENE|
|Windhoek *||Sat 2:30 PM||1640 km||1019 miles||885 nm||ESE|
|São Tomé||Sat 12:30 PM||1740 km||1081 miles||940 nm||NNE|
|Kinshasa||Sat 1:30 PM||1748 km||1086 miles||944 nm||NE|
|Brazzaville||Sat 1:30 PM||1750 km||1087 miles||945 nm||NE|
|Libreville||Sat 1:30 PM||1828 km||1136 miles||987 nm||NNE|
|Malabo||Sat 1:30 PM||2160 km||1342 miles||1166 nm||NNE|
|Yaoundé||Sat 1:30 PM||2270 km||1411 miles||1226 nm||NNE|
|Accra||Sat 12:30 PM||2321 km||1442 miles||1253 nm||N|
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