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 = Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 1:54:00 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: 0%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Friday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 01:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.11 meters/second, 1537.6 km/hour, 955.4 miles/hour or 830.2 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' 24.6"||15.92 mi||West||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||North||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 43.2"||955.20 mi||West||0° 08' 15.7"||9.47 mi||North||955.59 mi|
|24 hours||13° 43' 48.8"||910.04 mi||East||3° 44' 33.7"||257.32 mi||North||953.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Sat 12:54 PM||882 km||548 miles||476 nm||NNE|
|Gizo||Sat 12:54 PM||945 km||587 miles||510 nm||N|
|Cairns||Sat 11:54 AM||1141 km||709 miles||616 nm||W|
|Noumea||Sat 12:54 PM||1218 km||757 miles||658 nm||ESE|
|Brisbane||Sat 11:54 AM||1251 km||777 miles||675 nm||SSW|
|Port Vila||Sat 12:54 PM||1265 km||786 miles||683 nm||E|
|Port Moresby||Sat 11:54 AM||1283 km||797 miles||693 nm||NW|
|Sydney *||Sat 12:54 PM||1980 km||1230 miles||1069 nm||SSW|
|Yaren||Sat 1:54 PM||2117 km||1315 miles||1143 nm||NNE|
|Canberra *||Sat 12:54 PM||2191 km||1361 miles||1183 nm||SSW|
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