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 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: 45%
|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 14:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.10 meters/second, 1584.4 km/hour, 984.5 miles/hour or 855.5 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' 07.9"||984.26 mi||West||0° 10' 34.9"||12.12 mi||South||984.05 mi|
|24 hours||12° 42' 57.1"||864.03 mi||East||3° 57' 50.0"||272.49 mi||South||899.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Sat 6:18 AM||1813 km||1126 miles||979 nm||SSW|
|Easter Island *||Sat 9:18 AM||2219 km||1379 miles||1198 nm||SE|
|Papeete||Sat 4:18 AM||3098 km||1925 miles||1673 nm||WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 8:18 AM||3712 km||2307 miles||2004 nm||ENE|
|Mexico City||Sat 8:18 AM||4158 km||2583 miles||2245 nm||NE|
|Kiritimati||Sun 4:18 AM||4190 km||2603 miles||2262 nm||WNW|
|Rarotonga||Sat 4:18 AM||4226 km||2626 miles||2282 nm||WSW|
|Guatemala||Sat 8:18 AM||4439 km||2758 miles||2397 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Sat 8:18 AM||4495 km||2793 miles||2427 nm||NE|
|Managua||Sat 8:18 AM||4666 km||2899 miles||2519 nm||ENE|
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