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 1:44:00 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 is probably impossible 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 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.80 meters/second, 1511.3 km/hour, 939.1 miles/hour or 816.0 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' 23.0"||15.65 mi||West||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||North||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 05.7"||938.81 mi||West||0° 05' 15.7"||6.03 mi||North||939.08 mi|
|24 hours||14° 28' 30.1"||944.69 mi||East||2° 42' 07.8"||185.84 mi||North||970.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Charters Towers||Fri 11:44 AM||210 km||131 miles||114 nm||ESE|
|Cairns||Fri 11:44 AM||307 km||191 miles||166 nm||NNE|
|Port Moresby||Fri 11:44 AM||1137 km||706 miles||614 nm||NNE|
|Alice Springs||Fri 11:14 AM||1190 km||740 miles||643 nm||WSW|
|Brisbane||Fri 11:44 AM||1257 km||781 miles||679 nm||SE|
|Darwin||Fri 11:14 AM||1639 km||1018 miles||885 nm||WNW|
|Sydney *||Fri 12:44 PM||1743 km||1083 miles||941 nm||SSE|
|Adelaide *||Fri 12:14 PM||1817 km||1129 miles||981 nm||SSW|
|Canberra *||Fri 12:44 PM||1824 km||1134 miles||985 nm||SSE|
|Jayapura||Fri 10:44 AM||1904 km||1183 miles||1028 nm||NNW|
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