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 4:36:00 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: 83%
|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 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.53 meters/second, 1607.5 km/hour, 998.9 miles/hour or 868.0 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' 32.5"||16.65 mi||West||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||South||16.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 33.6"||998.75 mi||West||0° 10' 41.7"||12.25 mi||South||999.01 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 46.2"||755.20 mi||East||4° 25' 30.2"||304.06 mi||South||816.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kolonia||Wed 3:36 AM||120 km||75 miles||65 nm||W|
|Palikir||Wed 3:36 AM||125 km||78 miles||68 nm||W|
|Yaren||Wed 4:36 AM||1178 km||732 miles||636 nm||SE|
|Majuro||Wed 4:36 AM||1336 km||830 miles||721 nm||E|
|Wake Island||Wed 4:36 AM||1589 km||987 miles||858 nm||NNE|
|Tarawa||Wed 4:36 AM||1636 km||1016 miles||883 nm||ESE|
|Hagåtña||Wed 2:36 AM||1753 km||1089 miles||946 nm||WNW|
|Honiara||Wed 3:36 AM||1802 km||1120 miles||973 nm||S|
|Port Moresby||Wed 2:36 AM||2248 km||1397 miles||1214 nm||SW|
|Jayapura||Wed 1:36 AM||2312 km||1436 miles||1248 nm||WSW|
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