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 4:56:00 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 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.59 meters/second, 1607.7 km/hour, 999.0 miles/hour or 868.1 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"||998.87 mi||West||0° 10' 42.3"||12.26 mi||South||999.13 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 49.6"||755.36 mi||East||4° 25' 44.2"||304.33 mi||South||816.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palikir||Wed 3:56 AM||411 km||255 miles||222 nm||E|
|Kolonia||Wed 3:56 AM||417 km||259 miles||225 nm||E|
|Hagåtña||Wed 2:56 AM||1294 km||804 miles||698 nm||NW|
|Yaren||Wed 4:56 AM||1606 km||998 miles||867 nm||ESE|
|Jayapura||Wed 1:56 AM||1843 km||1145 miles||995 nm||SW|
|Majuro||Wed 4:56 AM||1872 km||1163 miles||1011 nm||E|
|Honiara||Wed 3:56 AM||1896 km||1178 miles||1024 nm||SSE|
|Wake Island||Wed 4:56 AM||1911 km||1188 miles||1032 nm||NE|
|Port Moresby||Wed 2:56 AM||1969 km||1223 miles||1063 nm||SSW|
|Tarawa||Wed 4:56 AM||2144 km||1332 miles||1157 nm||ESE|
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