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 = Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 1:58:00 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: 40%
|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 Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 01:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.45 meters/second, 1571.2 km/hour, 976.3 miles/hour or 848.4 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' 28.1"||16.27 mi||West||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||South||16.27 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 12.4"||976.07 mi||West||0° 09' 55.8"||11.38 mi||South||975.82 mi|
|24 hours||13° 06' 33.7"||884.30 mi||East||3° 37' 56.7"||249.73 mi||South||912.18 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Sun 7:58 AM||691 km||430 miles||373 nm||NNE|
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Sun 5:58 AM||995 km||618 miles||537 nm||SW|
|Port Louis||Sun 5:58 AM||1510 km||938 miles||815 nm||SW|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 5:58 AM||1734 km||1077 miles||936 nm||WSW|
|Victoria||Sun 5:58 AM||1781 km||1107 miles||962 nm||WNW|
|Male||Sun 6:58 AM||1931 km||1200 miles||1043 nm||NNE|
|Antananarivo||Sun 4:58 AM||2437 km||1514 miles||1316 nm||WSW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Sun 7:28 AM||2468 km||1534 miles||1333 nm||NNE|
|Colombo||Sun 7:28 AM||2469 km||1534 miles||1333 nm||NNE|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Sun 7:28 AM||2499 km||1553 miles||1349 nm||NNE|
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