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 2:18:00 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 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.38 meters/second, 1596.2 km/hour, 991.8 miles/hour or 861.9 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' 29.9"||16.53 mi||West||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||South||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 59.2"||991.64 mi||West||0° 11' 04.6"||12.69 mi||South||991.47 mi|
|24 hours||12° 20' 17.9"||843.83 mi||East||4° 13' 49.9"||290.77 mi||South||887.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Antsiranana||Sat 5:18 AM||518 km||322 miles||279 nm||SW|
|Victoria||Sat 6:18 AM||567 km||352 miles||306 nm||NE|
|Mamoutzou||Sat 5:18 AM||895 km||556 miles||483 nm||WSW|
|Mutsamudu||Sat 5:18 AM||944 km||587 miles||510 nm||WSW|
|Fomboni||Sat 5:18 AM||1015 km||631 miles||548 nm||WSW|
|Moroni||Sat 5:18 AM||1041 km||647 miles||562 nm||WSW|
|Antananarivo||Sat 5:18 AM||1247 km||775 miles||673 nm||SSW|
|Port Louis||Sat 6:18 AM||1396 km||868 miles||754 nm||SSE|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 6:18 AM||1399 km||869 miles||755 nm||SSE|
|Mogadishu||Sat 5:18 AM||1407 km||874 miles||760 nm||NNW|
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