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 = Wednesday, January 2, 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: 75%
|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 Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.25 meters/second, 1617.3 km/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.3 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' 32.4"||16.75 mi||West||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||South||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 22.7"||1004.84 mi||West||0° 11' 23.5"||13.05 mi||South||1004.99 mi|
|24 hours||11° 09' 19.3"||770.95 mi||East||4° 37' 07.0"||317.34 mi||South||834.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Yaren||Thu 4:46 AM||342 km||212 miles||185 nm||SSW|
|Tarawa||Thu 4:46 AM||581 km||361 miles||314 nm||E|
|Majuro||Thu 4:46 AM||649 km||403 miles||351 nm||NE|
|Palikir||Thu 3:46 AM||1187 km||737 miles||641 nm||WNW|
|Honiara||Thu 3:46 AM||1575 km||979 miles||850 nm||SSW|
|Funafuti||Thu 4:46 AM||1743 km||1083 miles||941 nm||SE|
|Baker Island||Wed 4:46 AM||1759 km||1093 miles||950 nm||E|
|Wake Island||Thu 4:46 AM||1873 km||1164 miles||1011 nm||N|
|Port Vila||Thu 3:46 AM||2228 km||1384 miles||1203 nm||S|
|Suva *||Thu 5:46 AM||2549 km||1584 miles||1376 nm||SSE|
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