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 12:56:00 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: 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 12:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.77 meters/second, 1558.0 km/hour, 968.1 miles/hour or 841.2 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' 27.2"||16.13 mi||West||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||South||16.13 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 16.6"||967.80 mi||West||0° 09' 09.2"||10.49 mi||South||967.52 mi|
|24 hours||13° 29' 24.6"||903.25 mi||East||3° 15' 11.3"||223.69 mi||South||923.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Sun 7:56 AM||1347 km||837 miles||727 nm||E|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 6:56 AM||1511 km||939 miles||816 nm||N|
|Guayaquil||Sun 7:56 AM||1705 km||1060 miles||921 nm||NE|
|Quito||Sun 7:56 AM||1974 km||1227 miles||1066 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Sun 8:56 AM||2270 km||1411 miles||1226 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Sun 8:56 AM||2380 km||1479 miles||1285 nm||E|
|Easter Island *||Sun 7:56 AM||2507 km||1558 miles||1354 nm||SW|
|Sucre||Sun 8:56 AM||2598 km||1614 miles||1403 nm||ESE|
|Bogota||Sun 7:56 AM||2700 km||1677 miles||1458 nm||NE|
|San Jose||Sun 6:56 AM||2766 km||1719 miles||1494 nm||NNE|
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