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 7:36:00 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: 39%
|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 19:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.52 meters/second, 1600.3 km/hour, 994.4 miles/hour or 864.1 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' 32.4"||16.57 mi||West||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||North||16.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 29.1"||994.23 mi||West||0° 10' 09.6"||11.64 mi||North||994.07 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 51.1"||751.95 mi||East||3° 48' 32.9"||261.81 mi||North||792.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fortaleza||Thu 4:36 PM||1379 km||857 miles||744 nm||S|
|Cayenne||Thu 4:36 PM||1509 km||938 miles||815 nm||WSW|
|Belém||Thu 4:36 PM||1523 km||946 miles||822 nm||SW|
|Paramaribo||Thu 4:36 PM||1791 km||1113 miles||967 nm||W|
|Praia||Thu 6:36 PM||1842 km||1145 miles||995 nm||ENE|
|Recife||Thu 4:36 PM||1916 km||1190 miles||1035 nm||SSE|
|Georgetown||Thu 3:36 PM||2101 km||1306 miles||1134 nm||W|
|Bridgetown||Thu 3:36 PM||2282 km||1418 miles||1232 nm||WNW|
|Salvador||Thu 4:36 PM||2401 km||1492 miles||1297 nm||S|
|Castries||Thu 3:36 PM||2447 km||1520 miles||1321 nm||WNW|
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