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, May 17, 2014 at 4:48:00 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: 89%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:17 PM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 1:01 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 16:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.59 meters/second, 1521.3 km/hour, 945.3 miles/hour or 821.4 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' 24.5"||15.75 mi||West||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||North||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 32.8"||945.05 mi||West||0° 02' 42.0"||3.10 mi||North||945.18 mi|
|24 hours||14° 03' 55.3"||922.52 mi||East||1° 38' 31.5"||112.93 mi||North||933.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Townsville||Sun 2:48 AM||159 km||99 miles||86 nm||WSW|
|Lindeman Island||Sun 2:48 AM||232 km||144 miles||125 nm||SSE|
|Cairns||Sun 2:48 AM||307 km||191 miles||166 nm||NW|
|Port Moresby||Sun 2:48 AM||1010 km||628 miles||545 nm||N|
|Brisbane||Sun 2:48 AM||1109 km||689 miles||599 nm||SSE|
|Alice Springs||Sun 2:18 AM||1586 km||985 miles||856 nm||WSW|
|Honiara||Sun 3:48 AM||1626 km||1010 miles||878 nm||NE|
|Sydney||Sun 2:48 AM||1726 km||1072 miles||932 nm||S|
|Canberra||Sun 2:48 AM||1858 km||1155 miles||1003 nm||S|
|Jayapura||Sun 1:48 AM||1946 km||1209 miles||1051 nm||NNW|
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