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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.

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

UTC time = Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 11:52:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%

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 23:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 17' South, Longitude: 155° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.83 meters/second, 1554.6 km/hour, 966.0 miles/hour or 839.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"16.10 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miNorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 24' 25.3"965.81 miWest0° 08' 52.7"10.17 miNorth966.18 mi
24 hours13° 53' 27.8"931.23 miEast3° 55' 47.3"270.13 miNorth976.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteThu 1:52 PM695 km432 miles375 nmEast-southeast ESE
RarotongaThu 1:52 PM915 km568 miles494 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AlofiThu 12:52 PM1664 km1034 miles899 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 1:52 PM1799 km1118 miles971 nmWest W
KiritimatiFri 1:52 PM1802 km1120 miles973 nmNorth N
FakaofoFri 12:52 PM1835 km1140 miles991 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaFri 12:52 PM2259 km1404 miles1220 nmWest-southwest WSW
Baker IslandThu 11:52 AM2846 km1769 miles1537 nmWest-northwest WNW
Suva *Fri 12:52 PM2859 km1776 miles1543 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 11:52 AM2873 km1785 miles1551 nmWest W

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