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 1:28:00 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 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.16 meters/second, 1563.0 km/hour, 971.2 miles/hour or 843.9 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' 32.4"||970.96 mi||West||0° 07' 16.1"||8.33 mi||North||970.72 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 50.6"||766.36 mi||East||2° 33' 03.6"||175.41 mi||North||781.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saipan||Thu 11:28 AM||56 km||35 miles||30 nm||NW|
|Hagåtña||Thu 11:28 AM||221 km||137 miles||119 nm||SW|
|Melekeok||Thu 10:28 AM||1504 km||934 miles||812 nm||WSW|
|Palikir||Thu 12:28 PM||1580 km||982 miles||853 nm||ESE|
|Jayapura||Thu 10:28 AM||2022 km||1256 miles||1092 nm||SSW|
|Manokwari||Thu 10:28 AM||2196 km||1365 miles||1186 nm||SW|
|Wake Island||Thu 1:28 PM||2230 km||1386 miles||1204 nm||ENE|
|Yokohama||Thu 10:28 AM||2370 km||1472 miles||1279 nm||NNW|
|Tokyo||Thu 10:28 AM||2391 km||1486 miles||1291 nm||NNW|
|Nagoya||Thu 10:28 AM||2428 km||1509 miles||1311 nm||NNW|
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