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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 5:32:00 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 05:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 25' South, Longitude: 123° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.63 meters/second, 1561.1 km/hour, 970.0 miles/hour or 842.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"16.17 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 24' 50.0"969.84 miWest0° 09' 23.4"10.76 miNorth970.22 mi
24 hours13° 43' 16.4"923.25 miEast4° 05' 34.4"281.32 miNorth971.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KupangFri 1:32 PM362 km225 miles196 nmNorth N
SuaiFri 2:32 PM505 km314 miles273 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EndeFri 1:32 PM535 km332 miles289 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SameFri 2:32 PM555 km345 miles300 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliFri 2:32 PM596 km370 miles322 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BaucauFri 2:32 PM652 km405 miles352 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RabaFri 1:32 PM740 km460 miles400 nmNorthwest NW
DarwinFri 3:02 PM833 km517 miles450 nmEast E
MataramFri 1:32 PM945 km587 miles510 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarFri 1:32 PM1007 km626 miles544 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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