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 12:40:00 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 00:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.78 meters/second, 1597.6 km/hour, 992.7 miles/hour or 862.6 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"||16.54 mi||West||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||South||16.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 05.6"||992.54 mi||West||0° 11' 07.8"||12.75 mi||South||992.38 mi|
|24 hours||12° 17' 23.0"||841.17 mi||East||4° 15' 40.5"||292.88 mi||South||885.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Sat 6:40 AM||405 km||252 miles||219 nm||WNW|
|Addu City||Sat 5:40 AM||900 km||559 miles||486 nm||NNW|
|Male||Sat 5:40 AM||1408 km||875 miles||760 nm||N|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sat 6:10 AM||1739 km||1081 miles||939 nm||NNE|
|Colombo||Sat 6:10 AM||1742 km||1083 miles||941 nm||NNE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Sat 6:10 AM||1864 km||1158 miles||1006 nm||N|
|Madurai||Sat 6:10 AM||2032 km||1263 miles||1097 nm||N|
|Victoria||Sat 4:40 AM||2301 km||1430 miles||1243 nm||W|
|Bengaluru||Sat 6:10 AM||2361 km||1467 miles||1275 nm||N|
|Port Louis||Sat 4:40 AM||2378 km||1478 miles||1284 nm||SW|
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