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 7:58:00 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: 50%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Friday, May 31, 2013 at 7:00 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:58 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 31, 2013 at 19:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.28 meters/second, 1613.8 km/hour, 1002.8 miles/hour or 871.4 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' 30.8"||16.71 mi||West||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||North||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 57.6"||1002.71 mi||West||0° 11' 26.0"||13.09 mi||North||1002.88 mi|
|24 hours||11° 25' 41.1"||789.41 mi||East||4° 32' 45.7"||312.35 mi||North||849.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Buka||Sat 5:58 AM||426 km||265 miles||230 nm||SE|
|Arawa||Sat 5:58 AM||558 km||347 miles||302 nm||SE|
|Lae||Sat 5:58 AM||666 km||414 miles||360 nm||SW|
|Gizo||Sat 6:58 AM||802 km||499 miles||433 nm||SE|
|Port Moresby||Sat 5:58 AM||871 km||541 miles||470 nm||SW|
|Honiara||Sat 6:58 AM||1158 km||719 miles||625 nm||SE|
|Jayapura||Sat 4:58 AM||1223 km||760 miles||660 nm||W|
|Palikir||Sat 6:58 AM||1311 km||815 miles||708 nm||NNE|
|Cairns||Sat 5:58 AM||1671 km||1038 miles||902 nm||SSW|
|Yaren||Sat 7:58 AM||1716 km||1066 miles||926 nm||E|
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