Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 5:32:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 20%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 05:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.98 meters/second, 1605.5 km/hour, 997.6 miles/hour or 866.9 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' 28.2"||16.63 mi||West||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||North||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 17.6"||997.55 mi||West||0° 11' 41.7"||13.39 mi||North||997.78 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 15.3"||856.20 mi||East||4° 41' 21.3"||322.20 mi||North||916.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lae||Sun 3:32 PM||395 km||246 miles||214 nm||WSW|
|Buka||Sun 3:32 PM||527 km||327 miles||284 nm||E|
|Port Moresby||Sun 3:32 PM||602 km||374 miles||325 nm||SSW|
|Arawa||Sun 3:32 PM||641 km||398 miles||346 nm||ESE|
|Mount Hagen||Sun 3:32 PM||647 km||402 miles||350 nm||W|
|Gizo||Sun 4:32 PM||845 km||525 miles||456 nm||ESE|
|Jayapura||Sun 2:32 PM||1058 km||657 miles||571 nm||WNW|
|Honiara||Sun 4:32 PM||1218 km||757 miles||657 nm||ESE|
|Cairns||Sun 3:32 PM||1420 km||883 miles||767 nm||SSW|
|Palikir||Sun 4:32 PM||1581 km||982 miles||854 nm||NE|
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