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 1:56:00 PM.
= 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: 46%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 13:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.21 meters/second, 1584.7 km/hour, 984.7 miles/hour or 855.7 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' 29.1"||16.41 mi||West||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||South||16.41 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 09.6"||984.50 mi||West||0° 10' 36.0"||12.14 mi||South||984.29 mi|
|24 hours||12° 42' 13.9"||863.40 mi||East||3° 58' 23.4"||273.12 mi||South||899.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Sat 8:56 AM||1954 km||1214 miles||1055 nm||SSE|
|Adamstown||Sat 5:56 AM||2150 km||1336 miles||1161 nm||SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 7:56 AM||3153 km||1959 miles||1703 nm||ENE|
|Papeete||Sat 3:56 AM||3657 km||2272 miles||1975 nm||WSW|
|Mexico City||Sat 7:56 AM||3834 km||2382 miles||2070 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Sat 7:56 AM||3997 km||2484 miles||2158 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Sat 7:56 AM||4038 km||2509 miles||2180 nm||NE|
|Managua||Sat 7:56 AM||4181 km||2598 miles||2258 nm||NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Sat 7:56 AM||4231 km||2629 miles||2285 nm||NE|
|San Jose||Sat 7:56 AM||4242 km||2636 miles||2291 nm||ENE|
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