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 9:36:00 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: 82%
|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 21:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.31 meters/second, 1610.3 km/hour, 1000.6 miles/hour or 869.5 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"||16.68 mi||West||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||South||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 33.3"||1000.50 mi||West||0° 10' 52.4"||12.45 mi||South||1000.74 mi|
|24 hours||11° 00' 50.5"||757.75 mi||East||4° 28' 47.8"||307.82 mi||South||820.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kalmunai||Wed 3:06 AM||550 km||342 miles||297 nm||WNW|
|Trincomalee||Wed 3:06 AM||657 km||409 miles||355 nm||WNW|
|Kandy||Wed 3:06 AM||674 km||419 miles||364 nm||WNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Wed 3:06 AM||744 km||462 miles||402 nm||W|
|Colombo||Wed 3:06 AM||752 km||467 miles||406 nm||W|
|Jaffna||Wed 3:06 AM||832 km||517 miles||449 nm||WNW|
|Banda Aceh||Wed 4:36 AM||969 km||602 miles||523 nm||E|
|Madurai||Wed 3:06 AM||1031 km||641 miles||557 nm||WNW|
|Chennai||Wed 3:06 AM||1049 km||652 miles||566 nm||NW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Wed 3:06 AM||1100 km||684 miles||594 nm||WNW|
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