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 17, 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: 38%
|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 Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 444.71 meters/second, 1601.0 kilometres/hour, 994.8 miles/hour or 864.5 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' 32.4"||16.58 mi||West||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||North||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 28.6"||994.67 mi||West||0° 10' 12.7"||11.70 mi||North||994.52 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 50.9"||752.28 mi||East||3° 49' 55.1"||263.38 mi||North||792.96 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Thu 5:36 PM||716 km||445 miles||386 nm||N|
|Santa Maria||Thu 5:36 PM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm||NNE|
|Mindelo||Thu 5:36 PM||923 km||574 miles||498 nm||N|
|Ziguinchor||Thu 6:36 PM||1020 km||634 miles||551 nm||ENE|
|Banjul||Thu 6:36 PM||1037 km||644 miles||560 nm||ENE|
|Dakar||Thu 6:36 PM||1040 km||646 miles||561 nm||NE|
|Bissau||Thu 6:36 PM||1060 km||659 miles||573 nm||ENE|
|Conakry||Thu 6:36 PM||1209 km||751 miles||653 nm||E|
|Freetown||Thu 6:36 PM||1259 km||782 miles||680 nm||E|
|Nouakchott||Thu 6:36 PM||1413 km||878 miles||763 nm||NE|
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