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 12:48:00 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 is probably impossible 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 00:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.32 meters/second, 1563.6 km/hour, 971.6 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' 33.2"||971.34 mi||West||0° 07' 18.9"||8.38 mi||North||971.10 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 34.2"||766.34 mi||East||2° 34' 19.5"||176.86 mi||North||781.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kolonia||Thu 11:48 AM||907 km||564 miles||490 nm||SSE|
|Palikir||Thu 11:48 AM||910 km||566 miles||492 nm||SSE|
|Weno||Thu 10:48 AM||926 km||575 miles||500 nm||SSW|
|Hagåtña||Thu 10:48 AM||1208 km||751 miles||652 nm||W|
|Wake Island||Thu 12:48 PM||1249 km||776 miles||675 nm||ENE|
|Majuro||Thu 12:48 PM||1899 km||1180 miles||1025 nm||ESE|
|Yaren||Thu 12:48 PM||2092 km||1300 miles||1130 nm||SE|
|Tarawa||Thu 12:48 PM||2398 km||1490 miles||1295 nm||SE|
|Melekeok||Thu 9:48 AM||2455 km||1525 miles||1326 nm||WSW|
|Jayapura||Thu 9:48 AM||2546 km||1582 miles||1375 nm||SW|
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