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 = Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 5:48:00 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: 80%
|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 Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 17:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.03 meters/second, 1537.3 km/hour, 955.2 miles/hour or 830.1 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' 25.2"||15.92 mi||West||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||North||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 17.5"||955.02 mi||West||0° 05' 40.6"||6.51 mi||North||955.28 mi|
|24 hours||13° 40' 09.9"||905.24 mi||East||2° 44' 38.4"||188.67 mi||North||930.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cairns||Mon 3:48 AM||213 km||133 miles||115 nm||W|
|Port Moresby||Mon 3:48 AM||816 km||507 miles||440 nm||N|
|Brisbane||Mon 3:48 AM||1299 km||807 miles||701 nm||SSE|
|Honiara||Mon 4:48 AM||1551 km||964 miles||838 nm||ENE|
|Alice Springs||Mon 3:18 AM||1639 km||1018 miles||885 nm||WSW|
|Jayapura||Mon 2:48 AM||1757 km||1092 miles||949 nm||NNW|
|Darwin||Mon 3:18 AM||1885 km||1171 miles||1018 nm||WNW|
|Sydney||Mon 3:48 AM||1921 km||1194 miles||1037 nm||S|
|Canberra||Mon 3:48 AM||2052 km||1275 miles||1108 nm||S|
|Port Vila||Mon 4:48 AM||2186 km||1358 miles||1180 nm||E|
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