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 5:18:00 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: 33%
|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 05:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.97 meters/second, 1609.1 km/hour, 999.9 miles/hour or 868.8 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"||16.66 mi||West||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||North||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 18.9"||999.76 mi||West||0° 10' 50.0"||12.41 mi||North||999.66 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 15.2"||757.87 mi||East||4° 06' 55.3"||282.82 mi||North||805.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kwajalein||Thu 5:18 PM||299 km||186 miles||161 nm||NNW|
|Majuro||Thu 5:18 PM||311 km||193 miles||168 nm||ENE|
|Tarawa||Thu 5:18 PM||712 km||443 miles||385 nm||SE|
|Yaren||Thu 5:18 PM||773 km||480 miles||417 nm||SSW|
|Palikir||Thu 4:18 PM||1170 km||727 miles||632 nm||W|
|Wake Island||Thu 5:18 PM||1464 km||909 miles||790 nm||N|
|Baker Island||Wed 5:18 PM||1774 km||1102 miles||958 nm||ESE|
|Honiara||Thu 4:18 PM||1984 km||1233 miles||1071 nm||SSW|
|Funafuti||Thu 5:18 PM||2002 km||1244 miles||1081 nm||SE|
|Port Vila||Thu 4:18 PM||2649 km||1646 miles||1431 nm||S|
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