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 = Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 12:36:00 AM.
= 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 Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.60 meters/second, 1611.4 km/hour, 1001.3 miles/hour or 870.1 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' 13.6"||1001.17 mi||West||0° 11' 01.6"||12.63 mi||North||1001.10 mi|
|24 hours||11° 02' 25.9"||760.37 mi||East||4° 12' 21.3"||289.03 mi||North||810.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hermosillo||Wed 5:36 PM||2916 km||1812 miles||1574 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City||Wed 6:36 PM||3015 km||1874 miles||1628 nm||ENE|
|Los Angeles||Wed 4:36 PM||3214 km||1997 miles||1736 nm||N|
|Phoenix||Wed 5:36 PM||3309 km||2056 miles||1787 nm||NNE|
|Adamstown||Wed 4:36 PM||3453 km||2146 miles||1864 nm||SSW|
|Las Vegas||Wed 4:36 PM||3501 km||2175 miles||1890 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco||Wed 4:36 PM||3592 km||2232 miles||1939 nm||N|
|Guatemala||Wed 6:36 PM||3694 km||2295 miles||1995 nm||ENE|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 6:36 PM||3773 km||2344 miles||2037 nm||E|
|San Salvador||Wed 6:36 PM||3815 km||2371 miles||2060 nm||ENE|
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