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 5:40:00 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 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.64 meters/second, 1557.5 km/hour, 967.8 miles/hour or 841.0 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' 25.9"||16.13 mi||West||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||North||16.13 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 01.9"||967.62 mi||West||0° 09' 45.7"||11.18 mi||North||968.03 mi|
|24 hours||13° 11' 38.7"||884.53 mi||East||4° 13' 33.2"||290.48 mi||North||938.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cuzco||Sat 12:40 PM||141 km||88 miles||76 nm||NW|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Sat 12:40 PM||214 km||133 miles||115 nm||NW|
|Arequipa||Sat 12:40 PM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm||SSW|
|La Paz||Sat 1:40 PM||388 km||241 miles||209 nm||SE|
|Cobija||Sat 1:40 PM||429 km||266 miles||231 nm||NNE|
|Rio Branco||Sat 1:40 PM||583 km||362 miles||315 nm||NE|
|Riberalta||Sat 1:40 PM||639 km||397 miles||345 nm||NE|
|Lima||Sat 12:40 PM||707 km||440 miles||382 nm||WNW|
|Sucre||Sat 1:40 PM||801 km||497 miles||432 nm||SE|
|Guayaquil||Sat 12:40 PM||1660 km||1031 miles||896 nm||NW|
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