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 = Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 12:08:00 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: 68%
|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 Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 12:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.28 meters/second, 1617.4 km/hour, 1005.0 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' 31.8"||16.75 mi||West||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||South||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 53.8"||1004.90 mi||West||0° 11' 37.4"||13.31 mi||South||1004.94 mi|
|24 hours||11° 25' 30.2"||790.07 mi||East||4° 38' 02.9"||318.42 mi||South||850.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Acapulco||Thu 6:08 AM||2517 km||1564 miles||1359 nm||NE|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 6:08 AM||2678 km||1664 miles||1446 nm||E|
|Mexico City||Thu 6:08 AM||2790 km||1734 miles||1507 nm||NE|
|Easter Island *||Thu 7:08 AM||2888 km||1794 miles||1559 nm||S|
|Guatemala||Thu 6:08 AM||3098 km||1925 miles||1673 nm||NE|
|Adamstown||Thu 4:08 AM||3166 km||1968 miles||1710 nm||SSW|
|San Salvador||Thu 6:08 AM||3169 km||1969 miles||1711 nm||ENE|
|Managua||Thu 6:08 AM||3375 km||2097 miles||1822 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Thu 5:08 AM||3378 km||2099 miles||1824 nm||N|
|Tegucigalpa||Thu 6:08 AM||3379 km||2099 miles||1824 nm||ENE|
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