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 = Friday, May 31, 2013 at 5:00:00 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: 51%
|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 Friday, May 31, 2013 at 17:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.95 meters/second, 1612.6 km/hour, 1002.0 miles/hour or 870.8 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"||16.70 mi||West||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||North||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 48.9"||1001.98 mi||West||0° 11' 25.6"||13.09 mi||North||1002.16 mi|
|24 hours||11° 28' 27.1"||792.15 mi||East||4° 33' 19.3"||312.99 mi||North||852.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rawaki||Sat 6:00 AM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm||W|
|Kanton Island||Sat 6:00 AM||720 km||447 miles||389 nm||W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 6:00 AM||919 km||571 miles||496 nm||SW|
|Kiritimati||Sat 7:00 AM||1066 km||662 miles||575 nm||NE|
|Baker Island||Fri 5:00 AM||1317 km||818 miles||711 nm||WNW|
|Apia||Sat 6:00 AM||1343 km||835 miles||725 nm||SSW|
|Alofi||Fri 6:00 AM||1787 km||1111 miles||965 nm||SSW|
|Funafuti||Sat 5:00 AM||1807 km||1123 miles||976 nm||WSW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 7:00 AM||2042 km||1269 miles||1103 nm||SSE|
|Nukualofa||Sat 6:00 AM||2223 km||1381 miles||1200 nm||SSW|
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