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 6:38:00 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 18:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.98 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' 35.6"||1002.04 mi||West||0° 11' 15.4"||12.89 mi||North||1002.17 mi|
|24 hours||12° 04' 36.2"||834.97 mi||East||4° 28' 48.8"||307.83 mi||North||890.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kanton Island||Fri 7:38 AM||145 km||90 miles||78 nm||SE|
|Rawaki||Fri 7:38 AM||290 km||180 miles||157 nm||SE|
|Baker Island||Thu 6:38 AM||498 km||310 miles||269 nm||WNW|
|Fakaofo||Fri 7:38 AM||853 km||530 miles||460 nm||S|
|Funafuti||Fri 6:38 AM||1189 km||739 miles||642 nm||SW|
|Apia||Fri 7:38 AM||1338 km||831 miles||722 nm||S|
|Tarawa||Fri 6:38 AM||1658 km||1030 miles||895 nm||WNW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 8:38 AM||1729 km||1074 miles||933 nm||ENE|
|Alofi||Thu 7:38 AM||1933 km||1201 miles||1044 nm||S|
|Majuro||Fri 6:38 AM||2067 km||1284 miles||1116 nm||WNW|
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