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 12:28:00 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: 2%
|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 12:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.46 meters/second, 1574.9 km/hour, 978.6 miles/hour or 850.4 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' 31.7"||16.31 mi||West||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||North||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 46.1"||978.38 mi||West||0° 08' 10.5"||9.37 mi||North||978.15 mi|
|24 hours||11° 22' 22.7"||765.87 mi||East||2° 56' 44.4"||202.52 mi||North||787.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Wed 11:28 AM||244 km||152 miles||132 nm||NE|
|Mindelo||Wed 11:28 AM||405 km||251 miles||218 nm||N|
|Santa Maria||Wed 11:28 AM||434 km||269 miles||234 nm||NNE|
|Dakar||Wed 12:28 PM||829 km||515 miles||448 nm||ENE|
|Thiès||Wed 12:28 PM||885 km||550 miles||478 nm||ENE|
|Serekunda||Wed 12:28 PM||898 km||558 miles||485 nm||E|
|Banjul||Wed 12:28 PM||909 km||565 miles||491 nm||E|
|Ziguinchor||Wed 12:28 PM||946 km||588 miles||511 nm||E|
|Touba||Wed 12:28 PM||998 km||620 miles||539 nm||ENE|
|Farafenni||Wed 12:28 PM||1015 km||631 miles||548 nm||E|
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