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 5:58:00 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: 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 17:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.07 meters/second, 1613.0 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 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' 51.7"||1002.23 mi||West||0° 11' 25.8"||13.09 mi||North||1002.41 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 31.8"||791.24 mi||East||4° 33' 09.7"||312.81 mi||North||851.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Fri 5:58 AM||503 km||313 miles||272 nm||NE|
|Howland Island||Fri 5:58 AM||549 km||341 miles||297 nm||NNE|
|Funafuti||Sat 5:58 AM||593 km||369 miles||320 nm||SSW|
|Tabiteuea||Sat 5:58 AM||707 km||440 miles||382 nm||WNW|
|Kanton Island||Sat 6:58 AM||847 km||526 miles||457 nm||E|
|Atafu||Sat 6:58 AM||941 km||585 miles||508 nm||SE|
|Rawaki||Sat 6:58 AM||952 km||592 miles||514 nm||E|
|Tarawa||Sat 5:58 AM||1010 km||628 miles||545 nm||WNW|
|Fakaofo||Sat 6:58 AM||1111 km||690 miles||600 nm||SE|
|Apia||Sat 6:58 AM||1420 km||882 miles||767 nm||SE|
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