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 30, 2013 at 4:00:00 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).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 62%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:27 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Friday, May 31, 2013 at 7:00 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.41 meters/second, 1596.3 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 861.9 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' 29.3"||16.53 mi||West||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||North||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 17.3"||991.79 mi||West||0° 10' 59.8"||12.59 mi||North||992.09 mi|
|24 hours||11° 59' 07.0"||820.47 mi||East||4° 30' 03.9"||309.30 mi||North||880.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fakaofo||Fri 5:00 AM||945 km||587 miles||510 nm||W|
|Rawaki||Fri 5:00 AM||1017 km||632 miles||549 nm||WNW|
|Apia||Fri 5:00 AM||1166 km||724 miles||629 nm||WSW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 6:00 AM||1269 km||788 miles||685 nm||NNE|
|Alofi||Thu 5:00 AM||1425 km||886 miles||770 nm||SSW|
|Rarotonga||Thu 6:00 AM||1470 km||914 miles||794 nm||SSE|
|Papeete||Thu 6:00 AM||1756 km||1091 miles||948 nm||SE|
|Baker Island||Thu 4:00 AM||1790 km||1112 miles||967 nm||WNW|
|Nukualofa||Fri 5:00 AM||1957 km||1216 miles||1057 nm||SW|
|Funafuti||Fri 4:00 AM||1990 km||1236 miles||1074 nm||W|
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