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 = Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 8:24:00 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: 5%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.82 meters/second, 1615.7 km/hour, 1004.0 miles/hour or 872.4 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' 30.7"||16.73 mi||West||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||North||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 48.2"||1003.90 mi||West||0° 11' 55.1"||13.65 mi||North||1003.99 mi|
|24 hours||11° 31' 55.8"||797.69 mi||East||4° 39' 29.6"||320.06 mi||North||858.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Tue 1:54 PM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm||N|
|Colombo||Tue 1:54 PM||756 km||470 miles||408 nm||N|
|Kandy||Tue 1:54 PM||789 km||490 miles||426 nm||N|
|Kalmunai||Tue 1:54 PM||812 km||504 miles||438 nm||N|
|Addu City||Tue 1:24 PM||854 km||530 miles||461 nm||W|
|Male||Tue 1:24 PM||920 km||572 miles||497 nm||WNW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Tue 1:54 PM||1015 km||631 miles||548 nm||NNW|
|Madurai||Tue 1:54 PM||1119 km||695 miles||604 nm||NNW|
|Diego Garcia||Tue 2:24 PM||1241 km||771 miles||670 nm||SW|
|Chennai||Tue 1:54 PM||1430 km||889 miles||772 nm||N|
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