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 1:18:00 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: 51%
|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 01:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.63 meters/second, 1597.1 km/hour, 992.4 miles/hour or 862.3 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||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 03.2"||992.19 mi||West||0° 11' 06.6"||12.73 mi||South||992.03 mi|
|24 hours||12° 18' 30.6"||842.20 mi||East||4° 14' 58.2"||292.07 mi||South||886.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Sat 7:18 AM||636 km||395 miles||344 nm||E|
|Victoria||Sat 5:18 AM||1318 km||819 miles||712 nm||WNW|
|Male||Sat 6:18 AM||1584 km||984 miles||855 nm||NNE|
|Port Louis||Sat 5:18 AM||1636 km||1016 miles||883 nm||SW|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 5:18 AM||1835 km||1140 miles||991 nm||SW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Sat 6:48 AM||2189 km||1360 miles||1182 nm||NNE|
|Colombo||Sat 6:48 AM||2237 km||1390 miles||1208 nm||NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sat 6:48 AM||2238 km||1391 miles||1208 nm||NE|
|Antananarivo||Sat 4:18 AM||2377 km||1477 miles||1283 nm||WSW|
|Madurai||Sat 6:48 AM||2390 km||1485 miles||1290 nm||NNE|
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