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 9:46:00 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: 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 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.34 meters/second, 1610.4 km/hour, 1000.7 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"||1000.55 mi||West||0° 10' 52.8"||12.46 mi||South||1000.79 mi|
|24 hours||11° 00' 53.0"||757.84 mi||East||4° 28' 53.9"||307.94 mi||South||820.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kalmunai||Wed 3:16 AM||306 km||190 miles||165 nm||WNW|
|Kandy||Wed 3:16 AM||417 km||259 miles||225 nm||WNW|
|Trincomalee||Wed 3:16 AM||436 km||271 miles||235 nm||NW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Wed 3:16 AM||481 km||299 miles||260 nm||WNW|
|Colombo||Wed 3:16 AM||489 km||304 miles||264 nm||WNW|
|Jaffna||Wed 3:16 AM||616 km||383 miles||333 nm||NW|
|Madurai||Wed 3:16 AM||800 km||497 miles||432 nm||NW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Wed 3:16 AM||845 km||525 miles||456 nm||WNW|
|Chennai||Wed 3:16 AM||899 km||558 miles||485 nm||NNW|
|Bengaluru||Wed 3:16 AM||1063 km||661 miles||574 nm||NW|
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