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 = Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 12:26:00 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: 52%
|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 Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 00:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.84 meters/second, 1597.8 km/hour, 992.8 miles/hour or 862.8 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' 30.0"||16.55 mi||West||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||South||16.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 06.6"||992.66 mi||West||0° 11' 08.3"||12.76 mi||South||992.51 mi|
|24 hours||12° 16' 58.3"||840.79 mi||East||4° 15' 55.9"||293.17 mi||South||885.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Sat 6:26 AM||770 km||478 miles||416 nm||W|
|Male||Sat 5:26 AM||1520 km||945 miles||821 nm||NNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sat 5:56 AM||1678 km||1043 miles||906 nm||N|
|Colombo||Sat 5:56 AM||1683 km||1046 miles||909 nm||N|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Sat 5:56 AM||1874 km||1165 miles||1012 nm||N|
|Madurai||Sat 5:56 AM||2017 km||1254 miles||1089 nm||N|
|Bengaluru||Sat 5:56 AM||2358 km||1465 miles||1273 nm||N|
|Chennai||Sat 5:56 AM||2365 km||1469 miles||1277 nm||N|
|Victoria||Sat 4:26 AM||2670 km||1659 miles||1442 nm||W|
|Port Louis||Sat 4:26 AM||2692 km||1673 miles||1454 nm||WSW|
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