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 12:24:00 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 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.48 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' 01.6"||938.08 mi||West||0° 05' 04.6"||5.82 mi||North||938.34 mi|
|24 hours||14° 30' 36.5"||946.32 mi||East||2° 38' 06.2"||181.23 mi||North||970.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Noumea||Fri 11:24 AM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm||SE|
|Port Vila||Fri 11:24 AM||535 km||333 miles||289 nm||ENE|
|Luganville||Fri 11:24 AM||581 km||361 miles||314 nm||NE|
|Honiara||Fri 11:24 AM||1178 km||732 miles||636 nm||NNW|
|Brisbane||Fri 10:24 AM||1394 km||866 miles||753 nm||SW|
|Suva *||Fri 1:24 PM||1572 km||977 miles||849 nm||E|
|Cairns||Fri 10:24 AM||1903 km||1183 miles||1028 nm||W|
|Sydney *||Fri 11:24 AM||2011 km||1249 miles||1086 nm||SW|
|Funafuti||Fri 12:24 PM||2075 km||1289 miles||1120 nm||ENE|
|Port Moresby||Fri 10:24 AM||2084 km||1295 miles||1125 nm||WNW|
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