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 7:44:00 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 19:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.37 meters/second, 1560.1 km/hour, 969.4 miles/hour or 842.4 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"||16.16 mi||West||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||North||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 12.4"||969.25 mi||West||0° 09' 55.6"||11.38 mi||North||969.66 mi|
|24 hours||13° 07' 27.0"||881.15 mi||East||4° 16' 38.9"||294.02 mi||North||935.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Sat 2:44 PM||1708 km||1061 miles||922 nm||SSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 1:44 PM||1894 km||1177 miles||1023 nm||NE|
|Lima||Sat 2:44 PM||2580 km||1603 miles||1393 nm||E|
|Guayaquil||Sat 2:44 PM||2635 km||1637 miles||1423 nm||ENE|
|Quito||Sat 2:44 PM||2882 km||1791 miles||1556 nm||ENE|
|San Jose||Sat 1:44 PM||3218 km||2000 miles||1738 nm||NE|
|Managua||Sat 1:44 PM||3298 km||2049 miles||1781 nm||NNE|
|Adamstown||Sat 11:44 AM||3309 km||2056 miles||1787 nm||WSW|
|San Salvador||Sat 1:44 PM||3311 km||2057 miles||1788 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Sat 1:44 PM||3352 km||2083 miles||1810 nm||NNE|
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