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 23, 2013 at 9:02:00 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: 90%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 21:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.17 meters/second, 1512.6 km/hour, 939.9 miles/hour or 816.7 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' 30.6"||15.66 mi||West||0° 00' 01.5"||0.03 mi||South||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 40.8"||939.57 mi||West||0° 01' 35.0"||1.82 mi||South||939.65 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 56.6"||758.65 mi||East||1° 04' 33.3"||74.01 mi||South||764.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arlit||Wed 10:02 PM||216 km||134 miles||117 nm||SSW|
|Agadez||Wed 10:02 PM||403 km||251 miles||218 nm||S|
|Zinder||Wed 10:02 PM||761 km||473 miles||411 nm||S|
|Maradi||Wed 10:02 PM||793 km||493 miles||428 nm||S|
|Kano||Wed 10:02 PM||956 km||594 miles||516 nm||S|
|Sabha||Wed 10:02 PM||969 km||602 miles||523 nm||NE|
|Niamey||Wed 10:02 PM||1003 km||623 miles||542 nm||SW|
|Ndjamena||Wed 10:02 PM||1207 km||750 miles||652 nm||SE|
|Timbuktu||Wed 9:02 PM||1233 km||766 miles||666 nm||WSW|
|Abuja||Wed 10:02 PM||1279 km||795 miles||690 nm||S|
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