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 28, 2013 at 5:50:00 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: 19%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:49 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 28, 2013 at 17:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.08 meters/second, 1548.3 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.0 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' 26.8"||16.03 mi||West||0° 00' 07.1"||0.14 mi||South||16.03 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 43.5"||961.78 mi||West||0° 07' 04.5"||8.11 mi||South||961.54 mi|
|24 hours||13° 43' 45.8"||914.12 mi||East||2° 23' 01.1"||163.91 mi||South||923.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Taiohae||Sat 8:20 AM||767 km||477 miles||414 nm||NNE|
|Papeete||Sat 7:50 AM||917 km||570 miles||495 nm||WSW|
|Adamstown||Sat 9:50 AM||1548 km||962 miles||836 nm||SE|
|Rarotonga||Sat 7:50 AM||2056 km||1277 miles||1110 nm||WSW|
|Kiritimati||Sun 7:50 AM||2638 km||1639 miles||1424 nm||NW|
|Alofi||Sat 6:50 AM||3074 km||1910 miles||1660 nm||W|
|Apia *||Sun 7:50 AM||3299 km||2050 miles||1781 nm||W|
|Fakaofo||Sun 6:50 AM||3336 km||2073 miles||1801 nm||W|
|Easter Island *||Sat 12:50 PM||3518 km||2186 miles||1900 nm||ESE|
|Nukualofa||Sun 6:50 AM||3637 km||2260 miles||1964 nm||WSW|
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