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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 = Friday, January 3, 2014 at 12:20:00 AM.

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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 Friday, January 3, 2014 at 00:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 12' South, Longitude: 161° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.98 meters/second, 1555.1 km/hour, 966.3 miles/hour or 839.7 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' 08.8"0.17 miNorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 24' 27.3"966.14 miWest0° 08' 55.2"10.22 miNorth966.51 mi
24 hours13° 52' 37.8"930.58 miEast3° 56' 38.5"271.11 miNorth976.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaThu 2:20 PM808 km502 miles436 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pago PagoThu 1:20 PM957 km595 miles517 nmWest W
AlofiThu 1:20 PM1015 km631 miles548 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 2:20 PM1074 km667 miles580 nmWest W
FakaofoFri 1:20 PM1152 km716 miles622 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteThu 2:20 PM1365 km848 miles737 nmEast-southeast ESE
NukualofaFri 1:20 PM1610 km1001 miles870 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiFri 2:20 PM1846 km1147 miles997 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Suva *Fri 1:20 PM2154 km1338 miles1163 nmWest-southwest WSW
FunafutiFri 12:20 PM2162 km1344 miles1167 nmWest-northwest WNW

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