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 = Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 6:48:00 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: 59%
|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 Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 18:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.04 meters/second, 1584.1 km/hour, 984.3 miles/hour or 855.4 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' 27.7"||16.40 mi||West||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||North||16.41 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 45.6"||984.23 mi||West||0° 09' 50.2"||11.27 mi||North||984.54 mi|
|24 hours||12° 40' 44.9"||862.87 mi||East||4° 09' 21.1"||285.60 mi||North||913.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honiara||Wed 5:48 AM||101 km||63 miles||55 nm||NNW|
|Gizo||Wed 5:48 AM||439 km||273 miles||237 nm||NW|
|Arawa||Wed 4:48 AM||679 km||422 miles||367 nm||NW|
|Luganville||Wed 5:48 AM||954 km||593 miles||515 nm||SE|
|Port Vila||Wed 5:48 AM||1204 km||748 miles||650 nm||SE|
|Yaren||Wed 6:48 AM||1315 km||817 miles||710 nm||NE|
|Port Moresby||Wed 4:48 AM||1426 km||886 miles||770 nm||W|
|Cairns||Wed 4:48 AM||1718 km||1068 miles||928 nm||WSW|
|Palikir||Wed 5:48 AM||1920 km||1193 miles||1036 nm||N|
|Tarawa||Wed 6:48 AM||1926 km||1197 miles||1040 nm||NE|
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