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 = Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 8:44:00 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: 30%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.63 meters/second, 1503.5 km/hour, 934.2 miles/hour or 811.8 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' 24.3"||15.57 mi||West||0° 00' 02.1"||0.04 mi||South||15.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 15.7"||933.88 mi||West||0° 02' 08.5"||2.46 mi||South||933.78 mi|
|24 hours||14° 25' 10.8"||934.88 mi||East||0° 12' 31.7"||14.37 mi||South||934.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Tue 8:44 AM||1391 km||864 miles||751 nm||ENE|
|Recife||Tue 5:44 AM||2271 km||1411 miles||1226 nm||NW|
|Salvador||Tue 5:44 AM||2332 km||1449 miles||1259 nm||WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Tue 6:44 AM||2618 km||1627 miles||1414 nm||W|
|Fortaleza||Tue 5:44 AM||2894 km||1798 miles||1563 nm||NW|
|São Paulo *||Tue 6:44 AM||2972 km||1847 miles||1605 nm||WSW|
|Monrovia||Tue 8:44 AM||3060 km||1901 miles||1652 nm||NNE|
|Brasilia *||Tue 6:44 AM||3199 km||1988 miles||1727 nm||W|
|Abidjan||Tue 8:44 AM||3231 km||2008 miles||1745 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Tue 8:44 AM||3239 km||2012 miles||1749 nm||N|
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