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 12:48:00 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: 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 12:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.38 meters/second, 1574.6 km/hour, 978.4 miles/hour or 850.2 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' 31.7"||16.31 mi||West||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||North||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 45.7"||978.19 mi||West||0° 08' 09.2"||9.34 mi||North||977.96 mi|
|24 hours||11° 22' 31.3"||765.89 mi||East||2° 56' 09.5"||201.86 mi||North||787.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mindelo||Wed 11:48 AM||654 km||407 miles||353 nm||NE|
|Praia||Wed 11:48 AM||704 km||437 miles||380 nm||ENE|
|Santa Maria||Wed 11:48 AM||828 km||515 miles||447 nm||ENE|
|Dakar||Wed 12:48 PM||1346 km||836 miles||727 nm||E|
|Banjul||Wed 12:48 PM||1433 km||891 miles||774 nm||E|
|Bissau||Wed 12:48 PM||1553 km||965 miles||839 nm||E|
|Nouakchott||Wed 12:48 PM||1574 km||978 miles||850 nm||ENE|
|Conakry||Wed 12:48 PM||1805 km||1122 miles||975 nm||ESE|
|Freetown||Wed 12:48 PM||1887 km||1172 miles||1019 nm||ESE|
|Fortaleza||Wed 9:48 AM||2113 km||1313 miles||1141 nm||SSW|
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