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 = Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 11:44:00 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).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 31%
|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 Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.71 meters/second, 1611.7 km/hour, 1001.5 miles/hour or 870.3 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' 32.2"||16.69 mi||West||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||North||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 12.6"||1001.40 mi||West||0° 11' 03.7"||12.67 mi||North||1001.34 mi|
|24 hours||11° 02' 41.4"||760.86 mi||East||4° 13' 19.3"||290.13 mi||North||811.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Acapulco||Wed 5:44 PM||1724 km||1071 miles||931 nm||NE|
|Guadalajara||Wed 5:44 PM||1872 km||1163 miles||1011 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City||Wed 5:44 PM||1990 km||1237 miles||1075 nm||NE|
|Mazatlan||Wed 4:44 PM||2039 km||1267 miles||1101 nm||NNE|
|Aguascalientes||Wed 5:44 PM||2041 km||1268 miles||1102 nm||NNE|
|Veracruz||Wed 5:44 PM||2187 km||1359 miles||1181 nm||NE|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 5:44 PM||2404 km||1494 miles||1298 nm||ESE|
|Guatemala||Wed 5:44 PM||2408 km||1496 miles||1300 nm||ENE|
|San Salvador||Wed 5:44 PM||2505 km||1557 miles||1353 nm||ENE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 4:44 PM||2646 km||1644 miles||1429 nm||N|
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