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 6:58:00 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: 61%
|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 18:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.11 meters/second, 1598.8 km/hour, 993.4 miles/hour or 863.3 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' 29.5"||16.56 mi||West||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||North||16.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 29.7"||993.35 mi||West||0° 11' 05.0"||12.69 mi||North||993.64 mi|
|24 hours||11° 54' 47.8"||816.62 mi||East||4° 31' 15.2"||310.65 mi||North||876.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arawa||Fri 4:58 AM||216 km||134 miles||116 nm||NE|
|Buka||Fri 4:58 AM||255 km||159 miles||138 nm||N|
|Gizo||Fri 5:58 AM||284 km||176 miles||153 nm||E|
|Honiara||Fri 5:58 AM||651 km||405 miles||352 nm||ESE|
|Port Moresby||Fri 4:58 AM||806 km||501 miles||435 nm||WSW|
|Lae||Fri 4:58 AM||815 km||506 miles||440 nm||W|
|Cairns||Fri 4:58 AM||1377 km||856 miles||743 nm||SW|
|Yaren||Fri 6:58 AM||1609 km||1000 miles||869 nm||ENE|
|Jayapura||Fri 3:58 AM||1611 km||1001 miles||870 nm||WNW|
|Palikir||Fri 5:58 AM||1673 km||1040 miles||904 nm||NNE|
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