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 = Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 6:20:00 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).
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
|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 Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 18:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.14 meters/second, 1505.3 km/hour, 935.4 miles/hour or 812.8 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' 22.7"||15.59 mi||West||0° 00' 04.1"||0.08 mi||North||15.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 45.4"||935.08 mi||West||0° 04' 12.3"||4.82 mi||North||935.30 mi|
|24 hours||14° 39' 30.8"||953.23 mi||East||2° 19' 07.2"||159.48 mi||North||973.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Thu 1:20 PM||791 km||492 miles||427 nm||S|
|Adamstown||Thu 10:20 AM||2224 km||1382 miles||1201 nm||WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 12:20 PM||2997 km||1862 miles||1618 nm||NE|
|Lima||Thu 1:20 PM||3542 km||2201 miles||1913 nm||E|
|Quito||Thu 1:20 PM||3991 km||2480 miles||2155 nm||ENE|
|Santiago *||Thu 3:20 PM||4087 km||2540 miles||2207 nm||ESE|
|Papeete||Thu 8:20 AM||4257 km||2645 miles||2299 nm||W|
|San Jose||Thu 12:20 PM||4299 km||2671 miles||2321 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Thu 12:20 PM||4317 km||2682 miles||2331 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Thu 12:20 PM||4333 km||2692 miles||2339 nm||NNE|
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