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 29, 2014 at 12:30:00 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: 3%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Friday, January 24, 2014 at 5:21 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.23 meters/second, 1530.8 km/hour, 951.2 miles/hour or 826.6 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' 23.2"||15.85 mi||West||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||North||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 12.2"||950.97 mi||West||0° 06' 07.7"||7.03 mi||North||951.26 mi|
|24 hours||14° 33' 17.3"||962.08 mi||East||3° 00' 14.5"||206.55 mi||North||991.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Recife||Wed 9:30 AM||1429 km||888 miles||772 nm||NW|
|Salvador||Wed 9:30 AM||1465 km||910 miles||791 nm||WNW|
|Rio de Janeiro *||Wed 10:30 AM||1953 km||1213 miles||1054 nm||WSW|
|Fortaleza||Wed 9:30 AM||2052 km||1275 miles||1108 nm||NW|
|Jamestown||Wed 12:30 PM||2120 km||1317 miles||1144 nm||E|
|São Paulo *||Wed 10:30 AM||2311 km||1436 miles||1248 nm||WSW|
|Brasilia *||Wed 10:30 AM||2389 km||1484 miles||1290 nm||W|
|Belém||Wed 9:30 AM||3052 km||1896 miles||1648 nm||WNW|
|Monrovia||Wed 12:30 PM||3060 km||1901 miles||1652 nm||NNE|
|Freetown||Wed 12:30 PM||3142 km||1952 miles||1697 nm||NNE|
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