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 3:30:00 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 03:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.66 meters/second, 1539.6 km/hour, 956.6 miles/hour or 831.3 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' 24.7"||15.94 mi||West||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||North||15.94 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 50.9"||956.44 mi||West||0° 08' 25.9"||9.67 mi||North||956.83 mi|
|24 hours||13° 40' 34.8"||907.50 mi||East||3° 47' 56.3"||261.19 mi||North||952.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Katherine||Sat 1:00 PM||249 km||155 miles||134 nm||NNW|
|Tennant Creek||Sat 1:00 PM||367 km||228 miles||198 nm||SSE|
|Darwin||Sat 1:00 PM||518 km||322 miles||280 nm||NNW|
|Alice Springs||Sat 1:00 PM||808 km||502 miles||436 nm||S|
|Dili||Sat 12:30 PM||1217 km||756 miles||657 nm||NW|
|Cairns||Sat 1:30 PM||1320 km||820 miles||713 nm||E|
|Port Moresby||Sat 1:30 PM||1680 km||1044 miles||907 nm||ENE|
|Manokwari||Sat 12:30 PM||1721 km||1070 miles||930 nm||N|
|Jayapura||Sat 12:30 PM||1730 km||1075 miles||934 nm||NNE|
|Eucla||Sat 12:15 PM||1751 km||1088 miles||946 nm||SSW|
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