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 6:26:00 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: 54%
|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 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.20 meters/second, 1602.7 km/hour, 995.9 miles/hour or 865.4 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' 30.4"||16.60 mi||West||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||South||16.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 29.1"||995.73 mi||West||0° 11' 18.6"||12.95 mi||South||995.61 mi|
|24 hours||12° 06' 40.7"||831.25 mi||East||4° 21' 59.8"||300.10 mi||South||879.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Yaren||Sat 6:26 AM||735 km||457 miles||397 nm||N|
|Honiara||Sat 5:26 AM||748 km||465 miles||404 nm||WSW|
|Luganville||Sat 5:26 AM||929 km||577 miles||502 nm||S|
|Port Vila||Sat 5:26 AM||1190 km||739 miles||642 nm||S|
|Tarawa||Sat 6:26 AM||1202 km||747 miles||649 nm||NE|
|Funafuti||Sat 6:26 AM||1427 km||887 miles||771 nm||E|
|Majuro||Sat 6:26 AM||1671 km||1038 miles||902 nm||NNE|
|Suva *||Sat 7:26 AM||1786 km||1110 miles||965 nm||SE|
|Palikir||Sat 5:26 AM||1802 km||1120 miles||973 nm||NNW|
|Baker Island||Fri 6:26 AM||2073 km||1288 miles||1119 nm||ENE|
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