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 11:28:00 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).
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|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 23:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.66 meters/second, 1564.8 km/hour, 972.3 miles/hour or 844.9 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' 31.5"||16.20 mi||West||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||North||16.21 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 34.6"||972.10 mi||West||0° 07' 24.7"||8.49 mi||North||971.86 mi|
|24 hours||348° 32' 58.9"||766.30 mi||West||2° 36' 50.1"||179.73 mi||North||782.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Majuro||Thu 11:28 AM||937 km||582 miles||506 nm||SSW|
|Wake Island||Thu 11:28 AM||1047 km||650 miles||565 nm||WNW|
|Tarawa||Thu 11:28 AM||1486 km||923 miles||802 nm||S|
|Midway||Wed 12:28 PM||1684 km||1046 miles||909 nm||NNE|
|Baker Island||Wed 11:28 AM||1843 km||1145 miles||995 nm||SSE|
|Yaren||Thu 11:28 AM||1915 km||1190 miles||1034 nm||SSW|
|Palikir||Thu 10:28 AM||2052 km||1275 miles||1108 nm||WSW|
|Funafuti||Thu 11:28 AM||2601 km||1616 miles||1405 nm||S|
|Honolulu||Wed 1:28 PM||2940 km||1827 miles||1587 nm||ENE|
|Fakaofo||Thu 12:28 PM||3051 km||1896 miles||1647 nm||SSE|
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