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 = Monday, May 7, 2012 at 11:34:00 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: 97%
|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 Monday, May 7, 2012 at 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.25 meters/second, 1491.3 km/hour, 926.7 miles/hour or 805.2 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' 21.9"||15.44 mi||West||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||South||15.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 00.3"||926.33 mi||West||0° 02' 58.5"||3.41 mi||South||926.18 mi|
|24 hours||15° 07' 30.4"||975.19 mi||East||0° 26' 21.4"||30.22 mi||South||974.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Mon 1:34 AM||513 km||319 miles||277 nm||W|
|Papeete||Mon 1:34 AM||689 km||428 miles||372 nm||NE|
|Alofi||Mon 12:34 AM||1595 km||991 miles||861 nm||W|
|Apia||Tue 12:34 AM||1975 km||1227 miles||1066 nm||WNW|
|Nukualofa||Tue 12:34 AM||2114 km||1313 miles||1141 nm||W|
|Fakaofo||Tue 12:34 AM||2192 km||1362 miles||1183 nm||NW|
|Adamstown||Mon 3:34 AM||2564 km||1593 miles||1384 nm||ESE|
|Kiritimati||Tue 1:34 AM||2571 km||1597 miles||1388 nm||N|
|Suva||Mon 11:34 PM||2822 km||1753 miles||1524 nm||W|
|Funafuti||Mon 11:34 PM||3122 km||1940 miles||1685 nm||WNW|
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