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 = Friday, January 11, 2013 at 12:20:00 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).
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|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 Friday, January 11, 2013 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.46 meters/second, 1510.1 km/hour, 938.3 miles/hour or 815.4 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' 23.0"||15.64 mi||West||0° 00' 05.0"||0.10 mi||North||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 01.3"||938.04 mi||West||0° 05' 04.0"||5.81 mi||North||938.30 mi|
|24 hours||14° 30' 42.7"||946.40 mi||East||2° 37' 54.0"||180.99 mi||North||970.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Noumea||Fri 11:20 AM||367 km||228 miles||198 nm||SSE|
|Port Vila||Fri 11:20 AM||443 km||275 miles||239 nm||ENE|
|Luganville||Fri 11:20 AM||521 km||324 miles||281 nm||NNE|
|Honiara||Fri 11:20 AM||1217 km||756 miles||657 nm||NNW|
|Brisbane||Fri 10:20 AM||1470 km||914 miles||794 nm||SW|
|Suva *||Fri 1:20 PM||1471 km||914 miles||794 nm||E|
|Funafuti||Fri 12:20 PM||1992 km||1238 miles||1076 nm||NE|
|Cairns||Fri 10:20 AM||2004 km||1245 miles||1082 nm||W|
|Sydney *||Fri 11:20 AM||2069 km||1286 miles||1117 nm||SW|
|Yaren||Fri 12:20 PM||2111 km||1312 miles||1140 nm||N|
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