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 = Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 6:28:00 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: 36%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, May 21, 2014 at 1:01 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at 6:42 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 18:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.97 meters/second, 1612.7 km/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 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' 29.5"||16.70 mi||West||0° 00' 11.2"||0.21 mi||North||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 35.5"||1002.02 mi||West||0° 11' 15.4"||12.89 mi||North||1002.15 mi|
|24 hours||12° 04' 40.0"||835.03 mi||East||4° 28' 50.9"||307.87 mi||North||890.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kanton Island||Fri 7:28 AM||216 km||134 miles||116 nm||WSW|
|Rawaki||Fri 7:28 AM||227 km||141 miles||123 nm||SSW|
|Baker Island||Thu 6:28 AM||751 km||466 miles||405 nm||WNW|
|Howland Island||Thu 6:28 AM||787 km||489 miles||425 nm||WNW|
|Atafu||Fri 7:28 AM||797 km||495 miles||430 nm||SSW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 7:28 AM||848 km||527 miles||458 nm||S|
|Apia||Fri 7:28 AM||1346 km||837 miles||727 nm||S|
|Funafuti||Fri 6:28 AM||1407 km||874 miles||760 nm||WSW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 8:28 AM||1469 km||913 miles||793 nm||ENE|
|Alofi||Thu 7:28 AM||1910 km||1187 miles||1031 nm||S|
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