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 9:34:00 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: 31%
|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 21:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.80 meters/second, 1547.3 km/hour, 961.4 miles/hour or 835.5 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' 26.6"||16.02 mi||West||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||South||16.02 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 31.3"||961.16 mi||West||0° 08' 25.8"||9.66 mi||South||960.87 mi|
|24 hours||13° 47' 14.4"||917.60 mi||East||2° 54' 28.9"||199.98 mi||South||932.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Mon 7:34 AM||125 km||78 miles||67 nm||SSW|
|Gordonvale||Mon 7:34 AM||143 km||89 miles||77 nm||SSW|
|Port Moresby||Mon 7:34 AM||716 km||445 miles||386 nm||N|
|Lae||Mon 7:34 AM||1011 km||628 miles||546 nm||N|
|Brisbane||Mon 7:34 AM||1477 km||918 miles||797 nm||SSE|
|Alice Springs||Mon 7:04 AM||1543 km||959 miles||833 nm||SW|
|Jayapura||Mon 6:34 AM||1582 km||983 miles||854 nm||NNW|
|Honiara||Mon 8:34 AM||1667 km||1036 miles||900 nm||ENE|
|Darwin||Mon 7:04 AM||1683 km||1046 miles||909 nm||W|
|Sydney *||Mon 8:34 AM||2064 km||1283 miles||1115 nm||SSE|
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