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 11:30:00 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 23:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.72 meters/second, 1554.2 km/hour, 965.7 miles/hour or 839.2 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||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 23.8"||965.55 mi||West||0° 08' 50.6"||10.13 mi||North||965.92 mi|
|24 hours||13° 54' 07.1"||931.74 mi||East||3° 55' 06.9"||269.36 mi||North||976.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Vaitape (Bora Bora)||Thu 1:30 PM||317 km||197 miles||171 nm||SW|
|Papeete||Thu 1:30 PM||356 km||221 miles||192 nm||S|
|Rarotonga||Thu 1:30 PM||1301 km||809 miles||703 nm||SW|
|Kiritimati||Fri 1:30 PM||1973 km||1226 miles||1065 nm||NNW|
|Alofi||Thu 12:30 PM||2204 km||1369 miles||1190 nm||WSW|
|Apia *||Fri 1:30 PM||2369 km||1472 miles||1279 nm||W|
|Adamstown||Thu 3:30 PM||2381 km||1480 miles||1286 nm||ESE|
|Fakaofo||Fri 12:30 PM||2391 km||1486 miles||1291 nm||W|
|Nukualofa||Fri 12:30 PM||2790 km||1734 miles||1506 nm||WSW|
|Baker Island||Thu 11:30 AM||3346 km||2079 miles||1807 nm||WNW|
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