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 6, 2013 at 9:48:00 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: 9%
|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 Monday, May 6, 2013 at 21:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.99 meters/second, 1605.6 km/hour, 997.7 miles/hour or 866.9 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' 32.2"||16.63 mi||West||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||North||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 11.7"||997.54 mi||West||0° 10' 15.0"||11.74 mi||North||997.42 mi|
|24 hours||348° 50' 50.9"||765.33 mi||West||3° 53' 20.3"||267.27 mi||North||807.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Tue 9:48 AM||642 km||399 miles||347 nm||W|
|Tarawa||Tue 9:48 AM||781 km||485 miles||422 nm||SW|
|Baker Island||Mon 9:48 AM||1061 km||659 miles||573 nm||SE|
|Yaren||Tue 9:48 AM||1411 km||877 miles||762 nm||SW|
|Wake Island||Tue 9:48 AM||1743 km||1083 miles||941 nm||NW|
|Funafuti||Tue 9:48 AM||1757 km||1092 miles||949 nm||S|
|Palikir||Tue 8:48 AM||2082 km||1294 miles||1124 nm||W|
|Fakaofo||Tue 10:48 AM||2250 km||1398 miles||1215 nm||SE|
|Midway||Mon 10:48 AM||2398 km||1490 miles||1295 nm||NNE|
|Apia||Tue 10:48 AM||2638 km||1639 miles||1424 nm||SSE|
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