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 3:32:00 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: 66%
|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 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.07 meters/second, 1616.7 km/hour, 1004.5 miles/hour or 872.9 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' 31.7"||16.74 mi||West||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||South||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 46.8"||1004.43 mi||West||0° 11' 37.9"||13.32 mi||South||1004.46 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 10.0"||794.03 mi||East||4° 37' 22.1"||317.64 mi||South||853.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Fri 5:32 AM||766 km||476 miles||414 nm||NE|
|Rawaki||Fri 4:32 AM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm||WSW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 4:32 AM||1216 km||756 miles||657 nm||SW|
|Baker Island||Thu 3:32 AM||1513 km||940 miles||817 nm||W|
|Apia *||Fri 5:32 AM||1624 km||1009 miles||877 nm||SW|
|Alofi||Thu 4:32 AM||2031 km||1262 miles||1097 nm||SSW|
|Funafuti||Fri 3:32 AM||2095 km||1301 miles||1131 nm||WSW|
|Rarotonga||Thu 5:32 AM||2159 km||1342 miles||1166 nm||S|
|Papeete||Thu 5:32 AM||2266 km||1408 miles||1224 nm||SE|
|Nukualofa||Fri 4:32 AM||2495 km||1550 miles||1347 nm||SSW|
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