Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, January 3, 2014 at 01:32:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 3, 2014 at 01:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.37 meters/second, 1556.5 km/hour, 967.2 miles/hour or 840.5 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' 24.5"||16.12 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.12 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 32.6"||967.01 mi||west||0° 09' 02.1"||10.35 mi||north||967.38 mi|
|24 hours||13° 50' 26.6"||928.88 mi||east||3° 58' 49.6"||273.61 mi||north||975.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mata-Utu||Fri 1:32 PM||358 km||223 miles||194 nm||ENE|
|Suva *||Fri 2:32 PM||511 km||317 miles||276 nm||SSW|
|Lautoka *||Fri 2:32 PM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm||SW|
|Nadi *||Fri 2:32 PM||540 km||335 miles||291 nm||SW|
|Funafuti||Fri 1:32 PM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm||NNW|
|Neiafu||Fri 2:32 PM||772 km||480 miles||417 nm||SE|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Fri 3:32 PM||776 km||482 miles||419 nm||E|
|Apia *||Fri 3:32 PM||824 km||512 miles||445 nm||E|
|Pangai||Fri 2:32 PM||836 km||519 miles||451 nm||SE|
|Nukualofa||Fri 2:32 PM||904 km||562 miles||488 nm||SSE|
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