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 = Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:24:00 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).
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.64 meters/second, 1528.7 km/hour, 949.9 miles/hour or 825.4 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' 22.8"||15.83 mi||West||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||North||15.83 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 56.4"||949.68 mi||West||0° 06' 07.7"||7.03 mi||North||949.97 mi|
|24 hours||14° 33' 55.1"||961.76 mi||East||2° 59' 46.2"||206.01 mi||North||990.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rarotonga||Wed 1:24 PM||545 km||339 miles||294 nm||SE|
|Alofi||Wed 12:24 PM||760 km||472 miles||411 nm||WSW|
|Pago Pago||Wed 12:24 PM||896 km||557 miles||484 nm||WNW|
|Apia *||Thu 1:24 PM||1022 km||635 miles||552 nm||WNW|
|Fakaofo||Thu 12:24 PM||1255 km||780 miles||678 nm||NW|
|Nukualofa||Thu 12:24 PM||1353 km||841 miles||731 nm||WSW|
|Papeete||Wed 1:24 PM||1423 km||884 miles||768 nm||E|
|Suva *||Thu 12:24 PM||1976 km||1228 miles||1067 nm||W|
|Funafuti||Thu 11:24 AM||2166 km||1346 miles||1170 nm||WNW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 1:24 PM||2212 km||1375 miles||1195 nm||NNE|
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