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 = Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 12:18:00 AM.
= 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 Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 00:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.45 meters/second, 1564.0 km/hour, 971.8 miles/hour or 844.5 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' 33.6"||971.62 mi||West||0° 07' 21.1"||8.43 mi||North||971.39 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 21.8"||766.33 mi||East||2° 35' 16.1"||177.94 mi||North||782.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wake Island||Thu 12:18 PM||625 km||388 miles||337 nm||NE|
|Palikir||Thu 11:18 AM||1023 km||636 miles||553 nm||SSW|
|Majuro||Thu 12:18 PM||1239 km||770 miles||669 nm||SE|
|Yaren||Thu 12:18 PM||1745 km||1084 miles||942 nm||SSE|
|Tarawa||Thu 12:18 PM||1833 km||1139 miles||990 nm||SE|
|Hagåtña||Thu 10:18 AM||1988 km||1235 miles||1073 nm||W|
|Midway||Wed 1:18 PM||2504 km||1556 miles||1352 nm||NE|
|Honiara||Thu 11:18 AM||2699 km||1677 miles||1457 nm||S|
|Baker Island||Wed 12:18 PM||2764 km||1717 miles||1492 nm||SE|
|Funafuti||Thu 12:18 PM||3128 km||1943 miles||1689 nm||SE|
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