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 = Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 5:36:00 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: 62%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Friday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 20, 2013 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.21 meters/second, 1548.8 km/hour, 962.4 miles/hour or 836.3 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' 32.0"||16.04 mi||West||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||North||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 59.2"||962.10 mi||West||0° 06' 21.4"||7.29 mi||North||961.86 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 53.6"||748.02 mi||East||2° 10' 11.6"||149.23 mi||North||758.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sat 7:36 PM||694 km||431 miles||375 nm||NE|
|Kiritimati||Sun 7:36 PM||1752 km||1089 miles||946 nm||SSE|
|Midway||Sat 6:36 PM||1977 km||1228 miles||1068 nm||NW|
|Baker Island||Sat 5:36 PM||2398 km||1490 miles||1295 nm||SW|
|Majuro||Sun 5:36 PM||3055 km||1898 miles||1649 nm||WSW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 6:36 PM||3056 km||1899 miles||1650 nm||SSW|
|Tarawa||Sun 5:36 PM||3181 km||1977 miles||1718 nm||WSW|
|Wake Island||Sun 5:36 PM||3273 km||2034 miles||1767 nm||W|
|Funafuti||Sun 5:36 PM||3454 km||2146 miles||1865 nm||SW|
|Apia *||Sun 7:36 PM||3545 km||2202 miles||1914 nm||SSW|
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