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 31, 2013 at 3:56:00 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: 84%
|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 Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.48 meters/second, 1614.5 km/hour, 1003.2 miles/hour or 871.8 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' 31.3"||16.72 mi||West||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||South||16.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 24.8"||1003.11 mi||West||0° 11' 34.6"||13.26 mi||South||1003.10 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 26.2"||801.69 mi||East||4° 33' 18.1"||312.99 mi||South||858.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Georgetown (Ascension Island) (St. Helena)||Thu 3:56 AM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm||SSW|
|Harper||Thu 3:56 AM||986 km||613 miles||533 nm||NNE|
|Monrovia||Thu 3:56 AM||1062 km||660 miles||573 nm||N|
|Freetown||Thu 3:56 AM||1287 km||800 miles||695 nm||N|
|Abidjan||Thu 3:56 AM||1328 km||825 miles||717 nm||NE|
|Yamoussoukro||Thu 3:56 AM||1363 km||847 miles||736 nm||NE|
|Conakry||Thu 3:56 AM||1404 km||872 miles||758 nm||N|
|Jamestown||Thu 3:56 AM||1599 km||993 miles||863 nm||SSE|
|Accra||Thu 3:56 AM||1671 km||1038 miles||902 nm||NE|
|Bissau||Thu 3:56 AM||1692 km||1052 miles||914 nm||NNW|
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