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 11:58:00 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 23:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.54 meters/second, 1564.3 km/hour, 972.0 miles/hour or 844.7 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' 34.1"||971.81 mi||West||0° 07' 22.5"||8.45 mi||North||971.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 13.4"||766.32 mi||East||2° 35' 53.7"||178.66 mi||North||782.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Thu 11:58 AM||523 km||325 miles||283 nm||NNW|
|Kwajalein||Thu 11:58 AM||664 km||412 miles||358 nm||S|
|Majuro||Thu 11:58 AM||924 km||574 miles||499 nm||SSE|
|Palikir||Thu 10:58 AM||1376 km||855 miles||743 nm||SW|
|Tarawa||Thu 11:58 AM||1573 km||977 miles||849 nm||SSE|
|Yaren||Thu 11:58 AM||1693 km||1052 miles||914 nm||S|
|Midway||Wed 12:58 PM||2126 km||1321 miles||1148 nm||NE|
|Baker Island||Wed 11:58 AM||2349 km||1459 miles||1268 nm||SE|
|Hagåtña||Thu 9:58 AM||2509 km||1559 miles||1355 nm||W|
|Honiara||Thu 10:58 AM||2814 km||1749 miles||1520 nm||SSW|
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