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 = Monday, January 28, 2013 at 2:46:00 AM.
= 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: 99%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, January 28, 2013 at 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.12 meters/second, 1591.6 km/hour, 989.0 miles/hour or 859.4 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"||16.48 mi||West||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||South||16.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 58.3"||988.86 mi||West||0° 09' 49.8"||11.26 mi||South||989.18 mi|
|24 hours||11° 10' 18.2"||760.18 mi||East||4° 09' 04.6"||285.29 mi||South||816.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Mon 1:46 AM||797 km||495 miles||430 nm||NE|
|Mindelo||Mon 1:46 AM||853 km||530 miles||460 nm||NNE|
|Santa Maria||Mon 1:46 AM||969 km||602 miles||523 nm||NE|
|Dakar||Mon 2:46 AM||1364 km||847 miles||736 nm||ENE|
|Banjul||Mon 2:46 AM||1416 km||880 miles||765 nm||ENE|
|Bissau||Mon 2:46 AM||1496 km||930 miles||808 nm||E|
|Nouakchott||Mon 2:46 AM||1661 km||1032 miles||897 nm||ENE|
|Conakry||Mon 2:46 AM||1700 km||1057 miles||918 nm||E|
|Freetown||Mon 2:46 AM||1765 km||1097 miles||953 nm||E|
|Fortaleza||Sun 11:46 PM||1871 km||1162 miles||1010 nm||SW|
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