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 8, 2013 at 12:18:00 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: 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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 00:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.46 meters/second, 1585.7 km/hour, 985.3 miles/hour or 856.2 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"||16.42 mi||West||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||North||16.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 57.3"||985.12 mi||West||0° 08' 56.1"||10.24 mi||North||984.92 mi|
|24 hours||11° 17' 23.4"||765.34 mi||East||3° 16' 55.7"||225.63 mi||North||793.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Wed 10:18 AM||776 km||482 miles||419 nm||WNW|
|Hagåtña||Wed 10:18 AM||800 km||497 miles||432 nm||WNW|
|Palikir||Wed 11:18 AM||860 km||534 miles||464 nm||SE|
|Wake Island||Wed 12:18 PM||1808 km||1123 miles||976 nm||ENE|
|Melekeok||Wed 9:18 AM||1940 km||1205 miles||1047 nm||WSW|
|Jayapura||Wed 9:18 AM||1981 km||1231 miles||1069 nm||SW|
|Yaren||Wed 12:18 PM||2135 km||1326 miles||1153 nm||SE|
|Majuro||Wed 12:18 PM||2201 km||1368 miles||1189 nm||E|
|Port Moresby||Wed 10:18 AM||2372 km||1474 miles||1281 nm||SSW|
|Manokwari||Wed 9:18 AM||2394 km||1487 miles||1293 nm||SW|
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