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 12:38:00 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 00:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.37 meters/second, 1563.7 km/hour, 971.7 miles/hour or 844.3 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"||16.19 mi||West||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||North||16.19 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 33.4"||971.43 mi||West||0° 07' 19.7"||8.40 mi||North||971.20 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 30.0"||766.34 mi||East||2° 34' 38.3"||177.22 mi||North||781.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Palikir||Thu 11:38 AM||873 km||542 miles||471 nm||S|
|Wake Island||Thu 12:38 PM||1019 km||633 miles||550 nm||ENE|
|Hagåtña||Thu 10:38 AM||1468 km||912 miles||793 nm||W|
|Majuro||Thu 12:38 PM||1666 km||1035 miles||900 nm||ESE|
|Yaren||Thu 12:38 PM||1947 km||1210 miles||1051 nm||SSE|
|Tarawa||Thu 12:38 PM||2194 km||1363 miles||1185 nm||SE|
|Honiara||Thu 11:38 AM||2687 km||1670 miles||1451 nm||S|
|Melekeok||Thu 9:38 AM||2705 km||1681 miles||1461 nm||WSW|
|Midway||Wed 1:38 PM||2917 km||1813 miles||1575 nm||NE|
|Port Moresby||Thu 10:38 AM||2949 km||1833 miles||1592 nm||SSW|
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