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 = Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 4:24:00 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: 8%
|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 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 04:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.80 meters/second, 1601.3 km/hour, 995.0 miles/hour or 864.6 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' 32.2"||16.58 mi||West||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||North||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 10.0"||994.86 mi||West||0° 09' 58.1"||11.42 mi||North||994.72 mi|
|24 hours||11° 10' 41.7"||765.07 mi||East||3° 45' 18.2"||258.09 mi||North||803.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Trincomalee||Tue 9:54 AM||32 km||20 miles||17 nm||NE|
|Kurunegala||Tue 9:54 AM||122 km||76 miles||66 nm||SW|
|Kandy||Tue 9:54 AM||125 km||78 miles||67 nm||SSW|
|Kalmunai||Tue 9:54 AM||131 km||81 miles||71 nm||SE|
|Jaffna||Tue 9:54 AM||188 km||117 miles||101 nm||NW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Tue 9:54 AM||205 km||127 miles||110 nm||SW|
|Colombo||Tue 9:54 AM||205 km||127 miles||111 nm||SW|
|Madurai||Tue 9:54 AM||370 km||230 miles||200 nm||WNW|
|Theni||Tue 9:54 AM||436 km||271 miles||235 nm||WNW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Tue 9:54 AM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm||W|
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