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 12:58:00 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 00:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.28 meters/second, 1563.4 km/hour, 971.5 miles/hour or 844.2 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' 07.2"||0.14 mi||North||16.19 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 32.9"||971.24 mi||West||0° 07' 18.2"||8.37 mi||North||971.01 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 38.3"||766.35 mi||East||2° 34' 00.5"||176.50 mi||North||781.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Thu 10:58 AM||828 km||514 miles||447 nm||W|
|Hagåtña||Thu 10:58 AM||950 km||590 miles||513 nm||W|
|Palikir||Thu 11:58 AM||1018 km||633 miles||550 nm||SSE|
|Wake Island||Thu 12:58 PM||1489 km||925 miles||804 nm||ENE|
|Majuro||Thu 12:58 PM||2118 km||1316 miles||1144 nm||ESE|
|Melekeok||Thu 9:58 AM||2208 km||1372 miles||1192 nm||WSW|
|Yaren||Thu 12:58 PM||2258 km||1403 miles||1219 nm||SE|
|Jayapura||Thu 9:58 AM||2381 km||1479 miles||1286 nm||SW|
|Tarawa||Thu 12:58 PM||2614 km||1624 miles||1411 nm||ESE|
|Tokyo||Thu 9:58 AM||2685 km||1668 miles||1450 nm||NNW|
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