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 12:38:00 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 12:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.42 meters/second, 1574.7 km/hour, 978.5 miles/hour or 850.3 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' 45.8"||978.28 mi||West||0° 08' 09.9"||9.35 mi||North||978.05 mi|
|24 hours||11° 22' 27.1"||765.88 mi||East||2° 56' 27.0"||202.19 mi||North||787.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Praia||Wed 11:38 AM||457 km||284 miles||247 nm||ENE|
|Mindelo||Wed 11:38 AM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm||NNE|
|Santa Maria||Wed 11:38 AM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm||NE|
|Dakar||Wed 12:38 PM||1087 km||675 miles||587 nm||E|
|Banjul||Wed 12:38 PM||1171 km||728 miles||632 nm||E|
|Bissau||Wed 12:38 PM||1292 km||803 miles||698 nm||E|
|Nouakchott||Wed 12:38 PM||1334 km||829 miles||720 nm||ENE|
|Conakry||Wed 12:38 PM||1548 km||962 miles||836 nm||ESE|
|Freetown||Wed 12:38 PM||1634 km||1015 miles||882 nm||ESE|
|Monrovia||Wed 12:38 PM||1973 km||1226 miles||1065 nm||ESE|
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