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 = Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 9:02:00 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: 87%
|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 Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 09:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.66 meters/second, 1510.8 km/hour, 938.8 miles/hour or 815.8 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' 30.6"||15.65 mi||West||0° 00' 00.4"||0.01 mi||South||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 43.4"||938.44 mi||West||0° 00' 25.1"||0.48 mi||South||938.46 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 22.3"||758.16 mi||East||0° 36' 48.3"||42.20 mi||South||760.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Tue 10:02 PM||822 km||511 miles||444 nm||N|
|Wake Island||Wed 9:02 PM||1626 km||1010 miles||878 nm||W|
|Majuro||Wed 9:02 PM||1908 km||1185 miles||1030 nm||SW|
|Honolulu||Tue 11:02 PM||2081 km||1293 miles||1124 nm||E|
|Baker Island||Tue 9:02 PM||2285 km||1420 miles||1234 nm||S|
|Tarawa||Wed 9:02 PM||2362 km||1468 miles||1276 nm||SSW|
|Yaren||Wed 9:02 PM||2883 km||1792 miles||1557 nm||SW|
|Palikir||Wed 8:02 PM||3003 km||1866 miles||1622 nm||WSW|
|Kiritimati||Wed 11:02 PM||3061 km||1902 miles||1653 nm||SE|
|Funafuti||Wed 9:02 PM||3259 km||2025 miles||1760 nm||S|
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