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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 4:22:00 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: 5%

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 04:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 36' South, Longitude: 140° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.26 meters/second, 1559.7 km/hour, 969.2 miles/hour or 842.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"16.15 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 24' 44.8"969.01 miWest0° 09' 17.3"10.64 miNorth969.39 mi
24 hours13° 45' 22.8"924.91 miEast4° 03' 39.5"279.14 miNorth972.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WeipaFri 2:22 PM223 km138 miles120 nmEast-northeast ENE
CairnsFri 2:22 PM717 km446 miles387 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port MoresbyFri 2:22 PM904 km562 miles488 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tennant CreekFri 1:52 PM915 km569 miles494 nmSouthwest SW
DarwinFri 1:52 PM1006 km625 miles543 nmWest W
JayapuraFri 1:22 PM1225 km761 miles662 nmNorth N
Alice SpringsFri 1:52 PM1293 km803 miles698 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManokwariFri 1:22 PM1555 km966 miles839 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliFri 1:22 PM1675 km1041 miles905 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrisbaneFri 2:22 PM2044 km1270 miles1104 nmSoutheast SE

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