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, December 26, 2013 at 1:48:00 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: 45%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:49 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 26, 2013 at 01:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.87 meters/second, 1608.7 km/hour, 999.6 miles/hour or 868.6 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' 31.8"||16.66 mi||West||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||South||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 53.8"||999.49 mi||West||0° 10' 11.8"||11.68 mi||South||999.40 mi|
|24 hours||11° 32' 20.9"||793.68 mi||East||3° 58' 21.2"||273.00 mi||South||835.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Thu 7:48 AM||632 km||393 miles||341 nm||ESE|
|Addu City||Thu 6:48 AM||920 km||572 miles||497 nm||NE|
|Victoria||Thu 5:48 AM||1272 km||791 miles||687 nm||W|
|Male||Thu 6:48 AM||1356 km||843 miles||732 nm||NNE|
|Port Louis||Thu 5:48 AM||1856 km||1153 miles||1002 nm||SSW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Thu 7:18 AM||1966 km||1222 miles||1061 nm||NE|
|Colombo||Thu 7:18 AM||2041 km||1268 miles||1102 nm||NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Thu 7:18 AM||2042 km||1269 miles||1103 nm||NE|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 5:48 AM||2046 km||1271 miles||1105 nm||SW|
|Madurai||Thu 7:18 AM||2168 km||1347 miles||1170 nm||NE|
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