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 = Friday, January 4, 2013 at 2:28:00 AM.
= 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: 62%
|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 Friday, January 4, 2013 at 02:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.97 meters/second, 1612.7 km/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 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' 31.3"||16.70 mi||West||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||South||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 19.9"||1001.94 mi||West||0° 11' 35.1"||13.27 mi||South||1001.91 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 37.0"||807.94 mi||East||4° 33' 19.9"||313.04 mi||South||863.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mombasa||Fri 5:28 AM||173 km||107 miles||93 nm||E|
|Arusha||Fri 5:28 AM||179 km||111 miles||97 nm||WNW|
|Zanzibar City||Fri 5:28 AM||257 km||160 miles||139 nm||SSE|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 5:28 AM||327 km||203 miles||177 nm||SSE|
|Nairobi||Fri 5:28 AM||343 km||213 miles||185 nm||NNW|
|Dodoma||Fri 5:28 AM||349 km||217 miles||189 nm||SW|
|Garissa||Fri 5:28 AM||437 km||272 miles||236 nm||NNE|
|Nakuru||Fri 5:28 AM||477 km||296 miles||258 nm||NNW|
|Kisumu||Fri 5:28 AM||580 km||360 miles||313 nm||NW|
|Mwanza||Fri 5:28 AM||605 km||376 miles||327 nm||WNW|
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