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 = Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 5:20:00 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: 10%
|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 Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.91 meters/second, 1497.3 km/hour, 930.4 miles/hour or 808.5 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' 22.5"||15.51 mi||West||0° 00' 01.5"||0.03 mi||South||15.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 38.0"||930.05 mi||West||0° 01' 27.3"||1.67 mi||South||929.97 mi|
|24 hours||15° 01' 47.2"||972.23 mi||East||0° 07' 38.5"||8.76 mi||North||972.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Wed 9:20 AM||142 km||88 miles||76 nm||NNE|
|Port Louis||Wed 9:20 AM||544 km||338 miles||294 nm||W|
|Saint-Denis||Wed 9:20 AM||752 km||467 miles||406 nm||W|
|Antananarivo||Wed 8:20 AM||1600 km||994 miles||864 nm||W|
|Diego Garcia||Wed 11:20 AM||1820 km||1131 miles||983 nm||NE|
|Victoria||Wed 9:20 AM||1948 km||1211 miles||1052 nm||NNW|
|Moroni||Wed 8:20 AM||2302 km||1431 miles||1243 nm||WNW|
|Amsterdam Island||Wed 10:20 AM||2373 km||1475 miles||1281 nm||SE|
|Dar es Salaam||Wed 8:20 AM||2955 km||1836 miles||1596 nm||WNW|
|Male||Wed 10:20 AM||3000 km||1864 miles||1620 nm||NNE|
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