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 11:48:00 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).
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 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.58 meters/second, 1564.5 km/hour, 972.1 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' 34.2"||971.91 mi||West||0° 07' 23.3"||8.47 mi||North||971.67 mi|
|24 hours||348° 32' 50.6"||766.31 mi||West||2° 36' 12.5"||179.02 mi||North||782.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Thu 11:48 AM||644 km||400 miles||348 nm||NW|
|Majuro||Thu 11:48 AM||841 km||522 miles||454 nm||S|
|Tarawa||Thu 11:48 AM||1498 km||931 miles||809 nm||S|
|Palikir||Thu 10:48 AM||1589 km||987 miles||858 nm||WSW|
|Yaren||Thu 11:48 AM||1728 km||1074 miles||933 nm||SSW|
|Midway||Wed 12:48 PM||1958 km||1217 miles||1057 nm||NE|
|Baker Island||Wed 11:48 AM||2160 km||1342 miles||1167 nm||SE|
|Funafuti||Thu 11:48 AM||2747 km||1707 miles||1483 nm||SSE|
|Hagåtña||Thu 9:48 AM||2770 km||1721 miles||1496 nm||W|
|Honiara||Thu 10:48 AM||2907 km||1806 miles||1570 nm||SSW|
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