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, May 6, 2012 at 11:44:00 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: 99%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, May 6, 2012 at 3:36 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, May 12, 2012 at 9:48 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, May 6, 2012 at 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.51 meters/second, 1499.4 km/hour, 931.7 miles/hour or 809.6 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' 22.1"||15.53 mi||West||0° 00' 05.0"||0.09 mi||South||15.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 10.1"||931.38 mi||West||0° 04' 52.5"||5.59 mi||South||931.15 mi|
|24 hours||15° 10' 36.5"||983.68 mi||East||1° 12' 32.9"||83.18 mi||South||983.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Swakopmund||Mon 12:44 AM||256 km||159 miles||138 nm||SSW|
|Walvis Bay||Mon 12:44 AM||286 km||178 miles||155 nm||SSW|
|Windhoek||Mon 12:44 AM||306 km||190 miles||165 nm||SE|
|Rundu||Mon 12:44 AM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm||ENE|
|Lubango||Mon 12:44 AM||638 km||396 miles||345 nm||NNW|
|Ghanzi||Mon 1:44 AM||685 km||426 miles||370 nm||ESE|
|Menongue||Mon 12:44 AM||693 km||431 miles||374 nm||NNE|
|Huambo||Mon 12:44 AM||851 km||529 miles||460 nm||N|
|Maun||Mon 1:44 AM||862 km||535 miles||465 nm||E|
|Gaborone||Mon 1:44 AM||1196 km||743 miles||646 nm||ESE|
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