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 1:44:00 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 hard 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 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 431.25 meters/second, 1552.5 kilometres/hour, 964.7 miles/hour or 838.3 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude Difference||Latitude Difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 25.7"||16.08 mi||West||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||North||16.08 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 41.7"||964.50 mi||West||0° 09' 25.4"||10.80 mi||North||964.91 mi|
|24 hours||13° 19' 40.6"||890.97 mi||East||4° 07' 12.7"||283.23 mi||North||942.25 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Georgetown (Ascension Island)||Sat 1:44 PM||772 km||479 miles||417 nm||N|
|Jamestown||Sat 1:44 PM||913 km||567 miles||493 nm||E|
|Monrovia||Sat 1:44 PM||2375 km||1476 miles||1283 nm||N|
|Recife||Sat 10:44 AM||2384 km||1482 miles||1287 nm||WNW|
|Abidjan||Sat 1:44 PM||2500 km||1554 miles||1350 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Sat 1:44 PM||2588 km||1608 miles||1398 nm||N|
|Yamoussoukro||Sat 1:44 PM||2594 km||1612 miles||1401 nm||NNE|
|Salvador||Sat 10:44 AM||2636 km||1638 miles||1423 nm||W|
|Conakry||Sat 1:44 PM||2700 km||1678 miles||1458 nm||N|
|Accra||Sat 1:44 PM||2735 km||1700 miles||1477 nm||NE|
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