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 = Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 5:20:00 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: 84%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 9:30 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:49 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.06 meters/second, 1591.4 km/hour, 988.9 miles/hour or 859.3 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' 33.4"||16.48 mi||West||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||South||16.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 30.7"||988.72 mi||West||0° 08' 19.6"||9.54 mi||South||989.00 mi|
|24 hours||10° 31' 14.4"||714.53 mi||East||3° 31' 41.2"||242.47 mi||South||758.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hagåtña||Sun 3:20 AM||413 km||256 miles||223 nm||NW|
|Saipan||Sun 3:20 AM||509 km||316 miles||275 nm||NNW|
|Palikir||Sun 4:20 AM||1250 km||777 miles||675 nm||ESE|
|Melekeok||Sun 2:20 AM||1470 km||913 miles||793 nm||WSW|
|Jayapura||Sun 2:20 AM||1673 km||1039 miles||903 nm||SSW|
|Manokwari||Sun 2:20 AM||1983 km||1232 miles||1071 nm||SW|
|Wake Island||Sun 5:20 AM||2249 km||1397 miles||1214 nm||ENE|
|Port Moresby||Sun 3:20 AM||2256 km||1402 miles||1218 nm||S|
|Yaren||Sun 5:20 AM||2493 km||1549 miles||1346 nm||ESE|
|Honiara||Sun 4:20 AM||2640 km||1640 miles||1425 nm||SSE|
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