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 30, 2013 at 4:56:00 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: 91%
|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 Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.30 meters/second, 1617.5 km/hour, 1005.1 miles/hour or 873.4 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"||16.75 mi||West||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||South||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 57.2"||1004.96 mi||West||0° 11' 31.5"||13.20 mi||South||1005.09 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 51.3"||782.41 mi||East||4° 38' 09.6"||318.53 mi||South||844.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fortaleza||Wed 1:56 AM||558 km||347 miles||301 nm||S|
|Fernando de Noronha||Wed 2:56 AM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm||SE|
|Recife||Wed 1:56 AM||1105 km||686 miles||596 nm||SSE|
|Belém||Wed 1:56 AM||1167 km||725 miles||630 nm||WSW|
|Salvador||Wed 1:56 AM||1581 km||982 miles||854 nm||S|
|Cayenne||Wed 1:56 AM||1605 km||997 miles||867 nm||WNW|
|Paramaribo||Wed 1:56 AM||1933 km||1201 miles||1044 nm||WNW|
|Brasilia *||Wed 2:56 AM||2163 km||1344 miles||1168 nm||SSW|
|Praia||Wed 3:56 AM||2219 km||1379 miles||1198 nm||NE|
|Georgetown||Wed 12:56 AM||2282 km||1418 miles||1232 nm||WNW|
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