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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 00:32:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 00:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 13' South, Longitude: 179° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.94 meters/second, 1529.8 km/hour, 950.6 miles/hour or 826.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.84 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 minorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 22' 59.6"950.34 miwest0° 06' 16.3"7.19 minorth950.63 mi
24 hours14° 32' 16.4"960.55 mieast3° 02' 49.9"209.52 minorth990.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tubou *Thu 1:32 PM122 km76 miles66 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Labasa *Thu 1:32 PM171 km106 miles92 nmWest-northwest WNW
Levuka *Thu 1:32 PM209 km130 miles113 nmWest-southwest WSW
Suva *Thu 1:32 PM266 km165 miles143 nmWest-southwest WSW
Lautoka *Thu 1:32 PM352 km219 miles190 nmWest W
Nadi *Thu 1:32 PM359 km223 miles194 nmWest W
Mata-UtuThu 12:32 PM547 km340 miles295 nmNortheast NE
NeiafuThu 1:32 PM581 km361 miles314 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiThu 1:32 PM592 km368 miles320 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaThu 1:32 PM608 km378 miles328 nmSoutheast SE

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