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 = Monday, May 2, 2016 at 8:54:00 AM.
= 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: 26%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Saturday, April 30, 2016 at 3:30 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Friday, May 6, 2016 at 7:31 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, May 2, 2016 at 08:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 444.46 meters/second, 1600.1 kilometres/hour, 994.2 miles/hour or 864.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude Difference||Latitude Difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 28.2"||16.57 mi||West||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||North||16.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 19.0"||994.11 mi||West||0° 10' 29.0"||12.01 mi||North||994.36 mi|
|24 hours||12° 46' 22.0"||877.40 mi||East||4° 23' 51.3"||302.17 mi||North||930.92 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Georgetown (Ascension Island)||Mon 8:54 AM||260 km||161 miles||140 nm||WSW|
|Jamestown||Mon 8:54 AM||1248 km||776 miles||674 nm||SE|
|Monrovia||Mon 8:54 AM||1455 km||904 miles||786 nm||N|
|Abidjan||Mon 8:54 AM||1626 km||1010 miles||878 nm||NE|
|Freetown||Mon 8:54 AM||1687 km||1048 miles||911 nm||N|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 8:54 AM||1695 km||1053 miles||915 nm||NNE|
|Conakry||Mon 8:54 AM||1804 km||1121 miles||974 nm||N|
|Accra||Mon 8:54 AM||1918 km||1192 miles||1036 nm||NE|
|Lomé||Mon 8:54 AM||2076 km||1290 miles||1121 nm||NE|
|Bissau||Mon 8:54 AM||2088 km||1297 miles||1127 nm||N|
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