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 8:44:00 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||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 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 429.49 meters/second, 1546.1 kilometres/hour, 960.7 miles/hour or 834.9 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude Difference||Latitude Difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 25.2"||16.01 mi||West||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||North||16.01 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 16.5"||960.54 mi||West||0° 08' 57.7"||10.27 mi||North||960.94 mi|
|24 hours||13° 29' 55.0"||899.10 mi||East||3° 58' 18.0"||273.04 mi||North||947.27 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Sat 12:44 PM||501 km||311 miles||270 nm||S|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 12:44 PM||635 km||395 miles||343 nm||SSW|
|Saint-Paul||Sat 12:44 PM||657 km||408 miles||355 nm||SSW|
|Saint-Pierre||Sat 12:44 PM||681 km||423 miles||368 nm||SSW|
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Sat 12:44 PM||730 km||454 miles||394 nm||SE|
|Toamasina||Sat 11:44 AM||953 km||592 miles||514 nm||WSW|
|Antananarivo||Sat 11:44 AM||1166 km||725 miles||630 nm||WSW|
|Victoria||Sat 12:44 PM||1252 km||778 miles||676 nm||NNW|
|Moroni||Sat 11:44 AM||1650 km||1025 miles||891 nm||WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Sat 2:44 PM||1825 km||1134 miles||986 nm||ENE|
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