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 2:48:00 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 02:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.26 meters/second, 1595.7 km/hour, 991.5 miles/hour or 861.6 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' 29.9"||16.52 mi||West||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||South||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 57.2"||991.35 mi||West||0° 11' 03.5"||12.67 mi||South||991.19 mi|
|24 hours||12° 21' 12.0"||844.65 mi||East||4° 13' 15.2"||290.11 mi||South||887.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Moroni||Sat 5:48 AM||380 km||236 miles||205 nm||SSW|
|Mutsamudu||Sat 5:48 AM||387 km||240 miles||209 nm||S|
|Fomboni||Sat 5:48 AM||418 km||260 miles||226 nm||SSW|
|Mamoutzou||Sat 5:48 AM||450 km||280 miles||243 nm||S|
|Antsiranana||Sat 5:48 AM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm||SE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 5:48 AM||664 km||412 miles||358 nm||WNW|
|Pemba||Sat 4:48 AM||679 km||422 miles||367 nm||SW|
|Zanzibar City||Sat 5:48 AM||700 km||435 miles||378 nm||WNW|
|Mombasa||Sat 5:48 AM||783 km||486 miles||423 nm||NW|
|Nampula||Sat 4:48 AM||944 km||587 miles||510 nm||SW|
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