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 5:46:00 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 17:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.72 meters/second, 1608.2 km/hour, 999.3 miles/hour or 868.4 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"||999.18 mi||West||0° 10' 44.3"||12.30 mi||South||999.43 mi|
|24 hours||10° 59' 58.7"||755.76 mi||East||4° 26' 18.7"||304.98 mi||South||817.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Colonia||Wed 3:46 AM||562 km||349 miles||303 nm||NW|
|Hagåtña||Wed 3:46 AM||801 km||498 miles||432 nm||NNE|
|Melekeok||Wed 2:46 AM||856 km||532 miles||462 nm||W|
|Koror||Wed 2:46 AM||871 km||541 miles||470 nm||W|
|Saipan||Wed 3:46 AM||1017 km||632 miles||549 nm||NNE|
|Jayapura||Wed 2:46 AM||1032 km||641 miles||557 nm||S|
|Manokwari||Wed 2:46 AM||1238 km||769 miles||669 nm||SW|
|Palikir||Wed 4:46 AM||1751 km||1088 miles||945 nm||E|
|Davao||Wed 1:46 AM||1848 km||1148 miles||998 nm||W|
|Port Moresby||Wed 3:46 AM||1860 km||1156 miles||1004 nm||SSE|
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