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, January 1, 2013 at 9:56:00 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: 85%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Friday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at 09:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.33 meters/second, 1603.2 km/hour, 996.2 miles/hour or 865.7 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' 32.4"||16.60 mi||West||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||South||16.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 32.3"||996.06 mi||West||0° 10' 25.7"||11.94 mi||South||996.35 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 01.0"||752.33 mi||East||4° 20' 25.5"||298.25 mi||South||812.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Acapulco||Tue 3:56 AM||1064 km||661 miles||575 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City||Tue 3:56 AM||1356 km||843 miles||732 nm||NNE|
|Guadalajara||Tue 3:56 AM||1399 km||870 miles||756 nm||N|
|Puerto Vallarta||Tue 3:56 AM||1401 km||871 miles||757 nm||N|
|Leon||Tue 3:56 AM||1466 km||911 miles||792 nm||N|
|Veracruz||Tue 3:56 AM||1485 km||923 miles||802 nm||NNE|
|Aguascalientes||Tue 3:56 AM||1541 km||958 miles||832 nm||N|
|San Luis Potosi||Tue 3:56 AM||1591 km||989 miles||859 nm||N|
|Guatemala||Tue 3:56 AM||1616 km||1004 miles||873 nm||ENE|
|Santa Ana||Tue 3:56 AM||1686 km||1048 miles||910 nm||ENE|
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