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 4:30:00 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 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 16:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.23 meters/second, 1556.0 km/hour, 966.9 miles/hour or 840.2 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' 25.9"||16.11 mi||West||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||North||16.11 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 55.9"||966.69 mi||West||0° 09' 39.9"||11.07 mi||North||967.11 mi|
|24 hours||13° 14' 01.4"||886.44 mi||East||4° 11' 44.1"||288.40 mi||North||939.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Barra do Garças||Sat 1:30 PM||251 km||156 miles||136 nm||SE|
|Goiânia *||Sat 2:30 PM||573 km||356 miles||309 nm||ESE|
|Brasilia *||Sat 2:30 PM||682 km||424 miles||368 nm||ESE|
|Fuerte Olimpo *||Sat 1:30 PM||832 km||517 miles||449 nm||SSW|
|Pedro Juan Caballero *||Sat 1:30 PM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm||S|
|Asuncion *||Sat 1:30 PM||1254 km||779 miles||677 nm||SSW|
|São Paulo *||Sat 2:30 PM||1275 km||792 miles||688 nm||SE|
|Sucre||Sat 12:30 PM||1295 km||805 miles||699 nm||WSW|
|Manaus||Sat 12:30 PM||1415 km||879 miles||764 nm||NNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Sat 2:30 PM||1484 km||922 miles||801 nm||SE|
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