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 11:14:00 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: 4%
|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 23:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.63 meters/second, 1553.9 km/hour, 965.5 miles/hour or 839.0 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' 24.3"||16.09 mi||West||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||North||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 22.6"||965.36 mi||West||0° 08' 48.9"||10.10 mi||North||965.73 mi|
|24 hours||13° 54' 35.8"||932.11 mi||East||3° 54' 37.2"||268.80 mi||North||977.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Papeete||Thu 1:14 PM||518 km||322 miles||280 nm||SW|
|Taiohae||Thu 1:44 PM||924 km||574 miles||499 nm||NE|
|Rarotonga||Thu 1:14 PM||1646 km||1023 miles||889 nm||WSW|
|Adamstown||Thu 3:14 PM||2041 km||1268 miles||1102 nm||SE|
|Kiritimati||Fri 1:14 PM||2188 km||1360 miles||1182 nm||NW|
|Alofi||Thu 12:14 PM||2602 km||1617 miles||1405 nm||WSW|
|Apia *||Fri 1:14 PM||2783 km||1729 miles||1503 nm||W|
|Fakaofo||Fri 12:14 PM||2800 km||1740 miles||1512 nm||W|
|Nukualofa||Fri 12:14 PM||3181 km||1977 miles||1718 nm||WSW|
|Baker Island||Thu 11:14 AM||3724 km||2314 miles||2011 nm||WNW|
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