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 6:30:00 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 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.19 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' 28.9"||995.70 mi||West||0° 11' 18.5"||12.95 mi||South||995.58 mi|
|24 hours||12° 06' 47.3"||831.35 mi||East||4° 21' 56.1"||300.03 mi||South||879.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Sat 5:30 AM||648 km||403 miles||350 nm||WSW|
|Yaren||Sat 6:30 AM||753 km||468 miles||407 nm||NNE|
|Luganville||Sat 5:30 AM||944 km||587 miles||510 nm||SSE|
|Gizo||Sat 5:30 AM||948 km||589 miles||512 nm||W|
|Port Vila||Sat 5:30 AM||1212 km||753 miles||654 nm||SSE|
|Tarawa||Sat 6:30 AM||1272 km||790 miles||687 nm||NE|
|Funafuti||Sat 6:30 AM||1533 km||953 miles||828 nm||E|
|Majuro||Sat 6:30 AM||1710 km||1062 miles||923 nm||NNE|
|Palikir||Sat 5:30 AM||1751 km||1088 miles||946 nm||NNW|
|Suva *||Sat 7:30 AM||1864 km||1158 miles||1006 nm||SE|
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