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 = Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 6:36:00 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).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 29%
|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 Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.26 meters/second, 1613.7 km/hour, 1002.7 miles/hour or 871.3 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' 32.0"||16.71 mi||West||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||North||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 05.4"||1002.64 mi||West||0° 11' 15.1"||12.89 mi||North||1002.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 04' 29.7"||763.98 mi||East||4° 18' 49.3"||296.42 mi||North||816.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fortaleza||Wed 3:36 PM||933 km||580 miles||504 nm||SSW|
|Fernando de Noronha||Wed 4:36 PM||967 km||601 miles||522 nm||SSE|
|Recife||Wed 3:36 PM||1363 km||847 miles||736 nm||S|
|Belém||Wed 3:36 PM||1549 km||962 miles||836 nm||WSW|
|Praia||Wed 5:36 PM||1787 km||1110 miles||965 nm||NE|
|Cayenne||Wed 3:36 PM||1842 km||1145 miles||995 nm||W|
|Salvador||Wed 3:36 PM||1928 km||1198 miles||1041 nm||S|
|Paramaribo||Wed 3:36 PM||2161 km||1343 miles||1167 nm||W|
|Dakar||Wed 6:36 PM||2316 km||1439 miles||1250 nm||ENE|
|Banjul||Wed 6:36 PM||2340 km||1454 miles||1263 nm||ENE|
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