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 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: 6%
|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 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 415.45 meters/second, 1495.6 kilometres/hour, 929.3 miles/hour or 807.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude Difference||Latitude Difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 22.3"||15.49 mi||West||0° 00' 00.3"||0.01 mi||North||15.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 22.3"||929.01 mi||West||0° 00' 23.5"||0.45 mi||North||929.03 mi|
|24 hours||15° 01' 22.9"||971.01 mi||East||0° 52' 02.4"||59.67 mi||North||975.59 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Wed 12:20 PM||690 km||428 miles||372 nm||S|
|Adamstown||Wed 9:20 AM||2129 km||1323 miles||1149 nm||WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 11:20 AM||3117 km||1937 miles||1683 nm||NE|
|Lima||Wed 12:20 PM||3626 km||2253 miles||1958 nm||E|
|Santiago *||Wed 2:20 PM||4096 km||2545 miles||2212 nm||ESE|
|Quito||Wed 12:20 PM||4100 km||2548 miles||2214 nm||ENE|
|Papeete||Wed 7:20 AM||4185 km||2601 miles||2260 nm||W|
|La Paz||Wed 1:20 PM||4412 km||2742 miles||2382 nm||E|
|San Jose||Wed 11:20 AM||4421 km||2747 miles||2387 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Wed 11:20 AM||4440 km||2759 miles||2397 nm||NNE|
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