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 12:16:00 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: 35%
|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 12:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.99 meters/second, 1558.8 km/hour, 968.6 miles/hour or 841.7 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' 27.3"||16.14 mi||West||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||South||16.14 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 20.1"||968.31 mi||West||0° 09' 12.3"||10.55 mi||South||968.04 mi|
|24 hours||13° 28' 01.1"||902.11 mi||East||3° 16' 41.1"||225.40 mi||South||922.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Sun 7:16 AM||381 km||237 miles||206 nm||NE|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Sun 7:16 AM||775 km||481 miles||418 nm||E|
|La Paz||Sun 8:16 AM||1248 km||775 miles||674 nm||ESE|
|Guayaquil||Sun 7:16 AM||1354 km||841 miles||731 nm||N|
|Rio Branco||Sun 8:16 AM||1370 km||851 miles||740 nm||ENE|
|Quito||Sun 7:16 AM||1578 km||981 miles||852 nm||N|
|Sucre||Sun 8:16 AM||1607 km||998 miles||868 nm||ESE|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 6:16 AM||1861 km||1157 miles||1005 nm||NW|
|Bogota||Sun 7:16 AM||2192 km||1362 miles||1184 nm||NNE|
|Santiago *||Sun 9:16 AM||2288 km||1422 miles||1235 nm||SSE|
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