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 7:06:00 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: 2%
|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 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.15 meters/second, 1559.3 km/hour, 968.9 miles/hour or 842.0 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' 26.1"||16.15 mi||West||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||North||16.15 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 09.3"||968.75 mi||West||0° 09' 52.7"||11.32 mi||North||969.16 mi|
|24 hours||13° 08' 44.0"||882.18 mi||East||4° 15' 43.0"||292.96 mi||North||936.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 1:06 PM||1470 km||913 miles||794 nm||N|
|Lima||Sat 2:06 PM||1595 km||991 miles||861 nm||E|
|Guayaquil||Sat 2:06 PM||1836 km||1141 miles||991 nm||NE|
|Quito||Sat 2:06 PM||2102 km||1306 miles||1135 nm||NE|
|Easter Island *||Sat 2:06 PM||2341 km||1454 miles||1264 nm||SW|
|La Paz||Sat 3:06 PM||2535 km||1575 miles||1369 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Sat 3:06 PM||2627 km||1632 miles||1419 nm||E|
|San Jose||Sat 1:06 PM||2778 km||1726 miles||1500 nm||NNE|
|Bogota||Sat 2:06 PM||2828 km||1757 miles||1527 nm||NE|
|Sucre||Sat 3:06 PM||2862 km||1779 miles||1546 nm||ESE|
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