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 4:46:00 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 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.56 meters/second, 1607.6 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"||998.81 mi||West||0° 10' 42.0"||12.26 mi||South||999.07 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 47.8"||755.28 mi||East||4° 25' 37.3"||304.19 mi||South||816.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palikir||Wed 3:46 AM||143 km||89 miles||77 nm||E|
|Kolonia||Wed 3:46 AM||149 km||93 miles||81 nm||E|
|Yaren||Wed 4:46 AM||1382 km||859 miles||746 nm||SE|
|Hagåtña||Wed 2:46 AM||1517 km||943 miles||819 nm||WNW|
|Majuro||Wed 4:46 AM||1604 km||997 miles||866 nm||E|
|Wake Island||Wed 4:46 AM||1738 km||1080 miles||938 nm||NE|
|Honiara||Wed 3:46 AM||1830 km||1137 miles||988 nm||S|
|Tarawa||Wed 4:46 AM||1888 km||1173 miles||1019 nm||ESE|
|Jayapura||Wed 1:46 AM||2073 km||1288 miles||1119 nm||WSW|
|Port Moresby||Wed 2:46 AM||2096 km||1302 miles||1132 nm||SSW|
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