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 2:44:00 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 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.20 meters/second, 1570.3 km/hour, 975.7 miles/hour or 847.9 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' 28.1"||16.26 mi||West||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||South||16.26 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 08.7"||975.51 mi||West||0° 09' 52.9"||11.32 mi||South||975.25 mi|
|24 hours||13° 08' 08.8"||885.64 mi||East||3° 36' 28.8"||248.06 mi||South||912.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Sun 6:44 AM||806 km||501 miles||435 nm||S|
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Sun 6:44 AM||925 km||575 miles||500 nm||SE|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 6:44 AM||931 km||579 miles||503 nm||SSW|
|Victoria||Sun 6:44 AM||971 km||603 miles||524 nm||NNW|
|Antananarivo||Sun 5:44 AM||1331 km||827 miles||719 nm||WSW|
|Moroni||Sun 5:44 AM||1643 km||1021 miles||887 nm||W|
|Diego Garcia||Sun 8:44 AM||1664 km||1034 miles||899 nm||ENE|
|Mogadishu||Sun 5:44 AM||2190 km||1361 miles||1182 nm||NW|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 5:44 AM||2192 km||1362 miles||1184 nm||WNW|
|Male||Sun 7:44 AM||2530 km||1572 miles||1366 nm||NE|
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