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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 12:52:00 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 00:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 08' South, Longitude: 169° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.15 meters/second, 1555.7 km/hour, 966.7 miles/hour or 840.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"16.11 miWest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 miNorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 24' 29.5"966.52 miWest0° 08' 58.3"10.28 miNorth966.89 mi
24 hours13° 51' 40.5"929.84 miEast3° 57' 36.3"272.21 miNorth975.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pago PagoThu 1:52 PM129 km80 miles69 nmWest W
Apia *Fri 2:52 PM245 km152 miles132 nmWest W
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 2:52 PM295 km183 miles159 nmWest W
AlofiThu 1:52 PM547 km340 miles295 nmSouth S
FakaofoFri 1:52 PM558 km347 miles301 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NeiafuFri 1:52 PM691 km429 miles373 nmSouthwest SW
PangaiFri 1:52 PM812 km505 miles439 nmSouthwest SW
NukualofaFri 1:52 PM982 km610 miles530 nmSouthwest SW
RarotongaThu 2:52 PM1298 km807 miles701 nmSoutheast SE
Suva *Fri 1:52 PM1363 km847 miles736 nmWest-southwest WSW

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