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 = Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 4:36:00 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: 59%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:59 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.02 meters/second, 1555.3 km/hour, 966.4 miles/hour or 839.8 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' 27.0"||16.11 mi||West||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||North||16.11 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 10.4"||966.22 mi||West||0° 08' 24.5"||9.64 mi||North||966.58 mi|
|24 hours||12° 47' 02.6"||854.69 mi||East||3° 41' 48.0"||254.12 mi||North||898.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pago Pago||Wed 5:36 AM||472 km||294 miles||255 nm||W|
|Apia||Thu 5:36 AM||595 km||369 miles||321 nm||W|
|Alofi||Wed 5:36 AM||597 km||371 miles||322 nm||SW|
|Salelologa (Savai'i)||Thu 5:36 AM||644 km||400 miles||348 nm||W|
|Fakaofo||Thu 5:36 AM||806 km||501 miles||435 nm||NW|
|Neiafu||Thu 5:36 AM||913 km||567 miles||493 nm||WSW|
|Atafu||Thu 5:36 AM||970 km||603 miles||524 nm||NW|
|Rarotonga||Wed 6:36 AM||990 km||615 miles||534 nm||SE|
|Pangai||Thu 5:36 AM||1009 km||627 miles||545 nm||SW|
|Nukualofa||Thu 5:36 AM||1163 km||723 miles||628 nm||SW|
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