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 = Sunday, May 12, 2013 at 12:28:00 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).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Friday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:36 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, May 12, 2013 at 00:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.73 meters/second, 1518.2 km/hour, 943.4 miles/hour or 819.8 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' 30.7"||15.72 mi||West||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||North||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 47.3"||943.08 mi||West||0° 01' 05.4"||1.25 mi||North||943.02 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 20.4"||757.48 mi||East||0° 00' 12.2"||0.24 mi||North||757.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sat 2:28 PM||712 km||442 miles||384 nm||ENE|
|Midway||Sat 1:28 PM||1583 km||984 miles||855 nm||NW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 2:28 PM||2160 km||1342 miles||1166 nm||SSE|
|Baker Island||Sat 12:28 PM||2552 km||1586 miles||1378 nm||SSW|
|Majuro||Sun 12:28 PM||2966 km||1843 miles||1602 nm||WSW|
|Wake Island||Sun 12:28 PM||3017 km||1875 miles||1629 nm||W|
|Tarawa||Sun 12:28 PM||3196 km||1986 miles||1726 nm||SW|
|Fakaofo||Sun 1:28 PM||3334 km||2072 miles||1800 nm||SSW|
|Funafuti||Sun 12:28 PM||3627 km||2254 miles||1959 nm||SSW|
|Adak *||Sat 3:28 PM||3683 km||2289 miles||1989 nm||NNW|
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