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, May 2, 2013 at 5:14:00 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: 47%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.57 meters/second, 1582.4 km/hour, 983.3 miles/hour or 854.5 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' 28.9"||16.39 mi||West||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||North||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 59.4"||983.16 mi||West||0° 10' 03.3"||11.52 mi||North||983.51 mi|
|24 hours||12° 06' 42.9"||822.22 mi||East||4° 13' 11.6"||290.01 mi||North||876.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pago Pago||Thu 6:14 AM||932 km||579 miles||503 nm||WSW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 6:14 AM||948 km||589 miles||512 nm||W|
|Apia||Fri 6:14 AM||1026 km||638 miles||554 nm||WSW|
|Rarotonga||Thu 7:14 AM||1167 km||725 miles||630 nm||SSE|
|Alofi||Thu 6:14 AM||1170 km||727 miles||632 nm||SW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 7:14 AM||1552 km||965 miles||838 nm||NNE|
|Papeete||Thu 7:14 AM||1591 km||988 miles||859 nm||ESE|
|Nukualofa||Fri 6:14 AM||1733 km||1077 miles||936 nm||SW|
|Baker Island||Thu 5:14 AM||1965 km||1221 miles||1061 nm||NW|
|Funafuti||Fri 5:14 AM||1998 km||1241 miles||1079 nm||W|
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