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 11:20:00 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: 5%
|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 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.65 meters/second, 1496.3 km/hour, 929.8 miles/hour or 808.0 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' 22.3"||15.50 mi||West||0° 00' 01.1"||0.02 mi||North||15.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 21.0"||929.47 mi||West||0° 01' 19.6"||1.52 mi||North||929.54 mi|
|24 hours||14° 58' 36.1"||968.52 mi||East||1° 13' 53.4"||84.72 mi||North||976.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Noumea||Thu 10:20 AM||306 km||190 miles||165 nm||ESE|
|Port Vila||Thu 10:20 AM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm||NE|
|Luganville||Thu 10:20 AM||677 km||421 miles||366 nm||NNE|
|Kingston||Thu 10:50 AM||1001 km||622 miles||540 nm||SSE|
|Honiara||Thu 10:20 AM||1328 km||825 miles||717 nm||NNW|
|Brisbane||Thu 9:20 AM||1332 km||828 miles||719 nm||SW|
|Suva *||Thu 12:20 PM||1548 km||962 miles||836 nm||E|
|Sydney *||Thu 10:20 AM||1916 km||1191 miles||1035 nm||SW|
|Cairns||Thu 9:20 AM||1961 km||1218 miles||1059 nm||W|
|Auckland *||Thu 12:20 PM||2065 km||1283 miles||1115 nm||SSE|
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