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 3:46:00 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: 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 15:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.05 meters/second, 1616.6 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' 46.3"||1004.39 mi||West||0° 11' 37.9"||13.32 mi||South||1004.42 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 25.6"||794.31 mi||East||4° 37' 18.7"||317.58 mi||South||853.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rawaki||Fri 4:46 AM||510 km||317 miles||275 nm||WSW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 4:46 AM||967 km||601 miles||522 nm||SSW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 5:46 AM||1102 km||685 miles||595 nm||ENE|
|Baker Island||Thu 3:46 AM||1143 km||710 miles||617 nm||WNW|
|Apia *||Fri 5:46 AM||1431 km||889 miles||773 nm||SSW|
|Funafuti||Fri 3:46 AM||1745 km||1084 miles||942 nm||WSW|
|Alofi||Thu 4:46 AM||1921 km||1194 miles||1037 nm||S|
|Rarotonga||Thu 5:46 AM||2245 km||1395 miles||1212 nm||SSE|
|Nukualofa||Fri 4:46 AM||2317 km||1440 miles||1251 nm||SSW|
|Tarawa||Fri 3:46 AM||2319 km||1441 miles||1252 nm||W|
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