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 24, 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: 93%
|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 Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 09:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.33 meters/second, 1516.8 km/hour, 942.5 miles/hour or 819.0 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' 30.6"||15.71 mi||West||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||South||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.1"||942.17 mi||West||0° 02' 44.5"||3.14 mi||South||942.32 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 04.3"||758.71 mi||East||1° 31' 48.6"||105.25 mi||South||769.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Wed 11:02 PM||874 km||543 miles||472 nm||E|
|Midway||Wed 10:02 PM||1443 km||897 miles||779 nm||NW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 11:02 PM||2243 km||1394 miles||1211 nm||SSE|
|Baker Island||Wed 9:02 PM||2481 km||1542 miles||1340 nm||SSW|
|Majuro||Thu 9:02 PM||2823 km||1754 miles||1524 nm||WSW|
|Wake Island||Thu 9:02 PM||2849 km||1770 miles||1538 nm||W|
|Tarawa||Thu 9:02 PM||3074 km||1910 miles||1660 nm||SW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 10:02 PM||3315 km||2060 miles||1790 nm||S|
|Funafuti||Thu 9:02 PM||3558 km||2211 miles||1921 nm||SSW|
|Adak||Wed 11:02 PM||3631 km||2256 miles||1961 nm||NNW|
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