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 11:38:00 PM.
= 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: 0%
|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 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.81 meters/second, 1543.7 km/hour, 959.2 miles/hour or 833.5 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' 31.1"||15.99 mi||West||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||North||15.99 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 09.6"||958.96 mi||West||0° 05' 31.1"||6.32 mi||North||958.74 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 56.9"||766.16 mi||East||1° 48' 31.0"||124.39 mi||North||772.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Thu 12:38 PM||1221 km||758 miles||659 nm||N|
|Majuro||Fri 11:38 AM||1809 km||1124 miles||977 nm||SW|
|Wake Island||Fri 11:38 AM||1874 km||1164 miles||1012 nm||W|
|Baker Island||Thu 11:38 AM||1893 km||1176 miles||1022 nm||S|
|Honolulu||Thu 1:38 PM||1930 km||1200 miles||1042 nm||ENE|
|Tarawa||Fri 11:38 AM||2145 km||1333 miles||1158 nm||SW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 1:38 PM||2640 km||1640 miles||1425 nm||SE|
|Yaren||Fri 11:38 AM||2739 km||1702 miles||1479 nm||SW|
|Funafuti||Fri 11:38 AM||2908 km||1807 miles||1570 nm||SSW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 12:38 PM||2990 km||1858 miles||1615 nm||S|
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