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 12:26:00 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: 57%
|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 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.40 meters/second, 1607.0 km/hour, 998.6 miles/hour or 867.7 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' 30.8"||16.64 mi||West||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||South||16.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 49.7"||998.41 mi||West||0° 11' 26.7"||13.11 mi||South||998.32 mi|
|24 hours||11° 57' 02.8"||822.11 mi||East||4° 27' 03.1"||305.88 mi||South||873.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Fri 6:26 AM||1969 km||1224 miles||1063 nm||ENE|
|Easter Island *||Fri 7:26 AM||2350 km||1460 miles||1269 nm||S|
|Acapulco||Fri 6:26 AM||2635 km||1638 miles||1423 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Fri 6:26 AM||2888 km||1795 miles||1560 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Fri 6:26 AM||2906 km||1806 miles||1569 nm||NE|
|Mexico City||Fri 6:26 AM||2930 km||1820 miles||1582 nm||NNE|
|Managua||Fri 6:26 AM||3016 km||1874 miles||1628 nm||NE|
|San Jose||Fri 6:26 AM||3055 km||1899 miles||1650 nm||NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Fri 6:26 AM||3087 km||1918 miles||1667 nm||NE|
|Quito||Fri 7:26 AM||3184 km||1978 miles||1719 nm||E|
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