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 11:38:00 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).
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 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.62 meters/second, 1564.6 km/hour, 972.2 miles/hour or 844.8 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||16.20 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 34.4"||972.00 mi||West||0° 07' 24.1"||8.48 mi||North||971.77 mi|
|24 hours||348° 32' 54.7"||766.31 mi||West||2° 36' 31.3"||179.38 mi||North||782.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Thu 11:38 AM||830 km||516 miles||448 nm||NW|
|Majuro||Thu 11:38 AM||854 km||531 miles||461 nm||S|
|Kwajalein||Thu 11:38 AM||860 km||534 miles||464 nm||SW|
|Tarawa||Thu 11:38 AM||1468 km||912 miles||793 nm||S|
|Yaren||Thu 11:38 AM||1805 km||1122 miles||975 nm||SSW|
|Midway||Wed 12:38 PM||1809 km||1124 miles||977 nm||NNE|
|Palikir||Thu 10:38 AM||1816 km||1128 miles||980 nm||WSW|
|Baker Island||Wed 11:38 AM||1990 km||1237 miles||1075 nm||SE|
|Funafuti||Thu 11:38 AM||2662 km||1654 miles||1437 nm||SSE|
|Honiara||Thu 10:38 AM||3021 km||1877 miles||1631 nm||SSW|
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