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 11:48:00 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 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.77 meters/second, 1543.6 km/hour, 959.1 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' 09.3"||958.88 mi||West||0° 05' 30.3"||6.31 mi||North||958.66 mi|
|24 hours||11° 35' 59.8"||766.15 mi||East||1° 48' 09.9"||123.98 mi||North||772.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Midway||Thu 12:48 PM||1210 km||752 miles||653 nm||N|
|Majuro||Fri 11:48 AM||1603 km||996 miles||865 nm||SW|
|Wake Island||Fri 11:48 AM||1620 km||1007 miles||875 nm||W|
|Baker Island||Thu 11:48 AM||1902 km||1182 miles||1027 nm||S|
|Tarawa||Fri 11:48 AM||2007 km||1247 miles||1083 nm||SSW|
|Honolulu||Thu 1:48 PM||2178 km||1353 miles||1176 nm||ENE|
|Yaren||Fri 11:48 AM||2564 km||1593 miles||1385 nm||SW|
|Palikir||Fri 10:48 AM||2817 km||1751 miles||1521 nm||WSW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 1:48 PM||2848 km||1770 miles||1538 nm||SE|
|Funafuti||Fri 11:48 AM||2872 km||1784 miles||1551 nm||S|
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