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 6:24:00 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 06:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.81 meters/second, 1608.5 km/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.5 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' 10.7"||0.21 mi||North||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 20.1"||999.39 mi||West||0° 10' 47.2"||12.35 mi||North||999.29 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 01.8"||757.32 mi||East||4° 05' 36.2"||281.31 mi||North||804.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Weno||Thu 4:24 PM||151 km||94 miles||81 nm||NW|
|Palikir||Thu 5:24 PM||604 km||375 miles||326 nm||E|
|Kolonia||Thu 5:24 PM||610 km||379 miles||329 nm||E|
|Hagåtña||Thu 4:24 PM||1172 km||728 miles||633 nm||NW|
|Jayapura||Thu 3:24 PM||1662 km||1033 miles||897 nm||SW|
|Yaren||Thu 6:24 PM||1755 km||1091 miles||948 nm||ESE|
|Port Moresby||Thu 4:24 PM||1858 km||1155 miles||1003 nm||SSW|
|Honiara||Thu 5:24 PM||1927 km||1197 miles||1040 nm||SSE|
|Melekeok||Thu 3:24 PM||2004 km||1245 miles||1082 nm||W|
|Majuro||Thu 6:24 PM||2064 km||1283 miles||1114 nm||E|
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