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 12:52:00 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 00:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.57 meters/second, 1611.3 km/hour, 1001.2 miles/hour or 870.0 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' 32.2"||16.69 mi||West||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||North||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 14.1"||1001.09 mi||West||0° 11' 01.0"||12.62 mi||North||1001.02 mi|
|24 hours||11° 02' 21.4"||760.22 mi||East||4° 12' 03.3"||288.69 mi||North||810.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hermosillo||Wed 5:52 PM||3110 km||1932 miles||1679 nm||NNE|
|Los Angeles||Wed 4:52 PM||3294 km||2047 miles||1778 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City||Wed 6:52 PM||3379 km||2100 miles||1825 nm||ENE|
|Adamstown||Wed 4:52 PM||3389 km||2106 miles||1830 nm||S|
|Kiritimati||Thu 2:52 PM||3410 km||2119 miles||1841 nm||W|
|Phoenix||Wed 5:52 PM||3461 km||2151 miles||1869 nm||NNE|
|Papeete||Wed 2:52 PM||3560 km||2212 miles||1922 nm||SW|
|Las Vegas||Wed 4:52 PM||3607 km||2241 miles||1948 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco||Wed 4:52 PM||3614 km||2245 miles||1951 nm||N|
|Honolulu||Wed 2:52 PM||3781 km||2349 miles||2041 nm||WNW|
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