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, January 2, 2014 at 9:42:00 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: 3%
|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 Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 21:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.15 meters/second, 1552.1 km/hour, 964.5 miles/hour or 838.1 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' 24.1"||16.07 mi||West||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||North||16.07 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 16.2"||964.28 mi||West||0° 08' 40.1"||9.93 mi||North||964.64 mi|
|24 hours||13° 57' 19.6"||934.23 mi||East||3° 51' 43.4"||265.48 mi||North||978.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adamstown||Thu 1:42 PM||1328 km||825 miles||717 nm||SSW|
|Easter Island *||Thu 4:42 PM||2049 km||1273 miles||1106 nm||SE|
|Papeete||Thu 11:42 AM||2763 km||1717 miles||1492 nm||W|
|Rarotonga||Thu 11:42 AM||3863 km||2400 miles||2086 nm||WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 3:42 PM||4066 km||2526 miles||2195 nm||ENE|
|Kiritimati||Fri 11:42 AM||4110 km||2554 miles||2219 nm||WNW|
|Mexico City||Thu 3:42 PM||4639 km||2883 miles||2505 nm||NE|
|Guatemala||Thu 3:42 PM||4892 km||3040 miles||2641 nm||NE|
|Alofi||Thu 10:42 AM||4916 km||3055 miles||2654 nm||WSW|
|San Salvador||Thu 3:42 PM||4941 km||3070 miles||2668 nm||NE|
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