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 1:26:00 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: 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 01:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.60 meters/second, 1596.9 km/hour, 992.3 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' 02.7"||992.12 mi||West||0° 11' 06.3"||12.72 mi||South||991.96 mi|
|24 hours||12° 18' 44.9"||842.41 mi||East||4° 14' 49.1"||291.90 mi||South||886.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Sat 7:26 AM||847 km||526 miles||457 nm||E|
|Victoria||Sat 5:26 AM||1119 km||695 miles||604 nm||WNW|
|Port Louis||Sat 5:26 AM||1516 km||942 miles||818 nm||SSW|
|Male||Sat 6:26 AM||1699 km||1056 miles||917 nm||NE|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 5:26 AM||1703 km||1058 miles||919 nm||SW|
|Antananarivo||Sat 4:26 AM||2196 km||1364 miles||1185 nm||WSW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Sat 6:56 AM||2309 km||1435 miles||1247 nm||NE|
|Colombo||Sat 6:56 AM||2384 km||1482 miles||1287 nm||NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sat 6:56 AM||2386 km||1482 miles||1288 nm||NE|
|Moroni||Sat 4:26 AM||2389 km||1484 miles||1290 nm||W|
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