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 5:30:00 PM.
= 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||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 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.58 meters/second, 1557.3 km/hour, 967.7 miles/hour or 840.9 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' 25.9"||16.13 mi||West||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||North||16.13 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 00.9"||967.49 mi||West||0° 09' 44.8"||11.17 mi||North||967.90 mi|
|24 hours||13° 11' 59.1"||884.81 mi||East||4° 13' 17.9"||290.19 mi||North||938.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|La Paz||Sat 1:30 PM||247 km||154 miles||133 nm||S|
|Cobija||Sat 1:30 PM||364 km||226 miles||196 nm||N|
|Arequipa||Sat 12:30 PM||399 km||248 miles||216 nm||SW|
|Riberalta||Sat 1:30 PM||451 km||280 miles||244 nm||NE|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Sat 12:30 PM||452 km||281 miles||244 nm||WNW|
|Rio Branco||Sat 1:30 PM||484 km||301 miles||261 nm||N|
|Sucre||Sat 1:30 PM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm||SSE|
|San Ignacio de Velasco||Sat 1:30 PM||842 km||523 miles||455 nm||ESE|
|Lima||Sat 12:30 PM||957 km||595 miles||517 nm||WNW|
|Manaus||Sat 1:30 PM||1549 km||963 miles||836 nm||NE|
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