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 8:48:00 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: 4%
|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 20:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.29 meters/second, 1588.6 km/hour, 987.1 miles/hour or 857.8 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' 32.0"||16.45 mi||West||0° 00' 09.2"||0.17 mi||North||16.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 00.1"||986.98 mi||West||0° 09' 08.2"||10.47 mi||North||986.78 mi|
|24 hours||11° 16' 02.4"||765.21 mi||East||3° 22' 21.0"||231.83 mi||North||794.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 10:48 AM||1005 km||625 miles||543 nm||S|
|Honolulu||Tue 10:48 AM||1147 km||713 miles||620 nm||N|
|Baker Island||Tue 8:48 AM||2432 km||1511 miles||1313 nm||WSW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 9:48 AM||2724 km||1692 miles||1471 nm||SW|
|Midway||Tue 9:48 AM||2834 km||1761 miles||1530 nm||NW|
|Apia||Wed 9:48 AM||3173 km||1972 miles||1713 nm||SSW|
|Papeete||Tue 10:48 AM||3264 km||2028 miles||1762 nm||SSE|
|Funafuti||Wed 8:48 AM||3378 km||2099 miles||1824 nm||SW|
|Tarawa||Wed 8:48 AM||3448 km||2142 miles||1862 nm||WSW|
|Majuro||Wed 8:48 AM||3468 km||2155 miles||1873 nm||W|
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