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 = Friday, February 1, 2013 at 5:30:00 PM.
= 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: 70%
|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 Friday, February 1, 2013 at 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.32 meters/second, 1588.7 km/hour, 987.2 miles/hour or 857.8 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' 29.7"||16.45 mi||West||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||South||16.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 42.5"||987.01 mi||West||0° 10' 32.1"||12.07 mi||South||986.81 mi|
|24 hours||12° 24' 05.7"||844.47 mi||East||3° 57' 14.4"||271.79 mi||South||881.53 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Sat 4:30 AM||275 km||171 miles||148 nm||WNW|
|Gizo||Sat 4:30 AM||646 km||402 miles||349 nm||WNW|
|Luganville||Sat 4:30 AM||792 km||492 miles||428 nm||SE|
|Arawa||Sat 3:30 AM||864 km||537 miles||467 nm||WNW|
|Buka||Sat 3:30 AM||994 km||618 miles||537 nm||WNW|
|Port Vila||Sat 4:30 AM||1059 km||658 miles||572 nm||SE|
|Yaren||Sat 5:30 AM||1175 km||730 miles||635 nm||NNE|
|Noumea||Sat 4:30 AM||1412 km||877 miles||762 nm||SSE|
|Port Moresby||Sat 3:30 AM||1666 km||1035 miles||899 nm||W|
|Tarawa||Sat 5:30 AM||1739 km||1081 miles||939 nm||NE|
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