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 27, 2013 at 10:00:00 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: 100%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 10:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.89 meters/second, 1576.4 km/hour, 979.5 miles/hour or 851.2 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' 31.6"||16.32 mi||West||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||South||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 44.1"||979.36 mi||West||0° 08' 50.0"||10.12 mi||South||979.70 mi|
|24 hours||11° 14' 26.1"||757.74 mi||East||3° 48' 32.1"||261.80 mi||South||806.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Midnight Sat-Sun||1600 km||994 miles||864 nm||NW|
|Kiritimati||Midnight Sun-Mon||1787 km||1110 miles||965 nm||SW|
|Papeete||Midnight Sat-Sun||3402 km||2114 miles||1837 nm||S|
|San Francisco||Sun 2:00 AM||3581 km||2225 miles||1933 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles||Sun 2:00 AM||3615 km||2246 miles||1952 nm||NE|
|Baker Island||Sat 10:00 PM||3692 km||2294 miles||1994 nm||WSW|
|Midway||Sat 11:00 PM||3704 km||2301 miles||2000 nm||WNW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 11:00 PM||3760 km||2336 miles||2030 nm||SW|
|Las Vegas||Sun 2:00 AM||3977 km||2471 miles||2147 nm||NE|
|Hermosillo||Sun 3:00 AM||3993 km||2481 miles||2156 nm||ENE|
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