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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 = Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 3:40:00 PM.

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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: 45%

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 Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 15:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 17' North, Longitude: 27° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.07 meters/second, 1605.8 km/hour, 997.8 miles/hour or 867.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.63 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 40.6"997.73 miWest0° 10' 32.3"12.07 miNorth997.63 mi
24 hours11° 39' 42.0"801.81 miEast3° 58' 41.5"273.39 miNorth843.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OboTue 4:40 PM137 km85 miles74 nmSouthwest SW
WauTue 6:40 PM171 km106 miles92 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YambioTue 6:40 PM222 km138 miles120 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JubaTue 6:40 PM497 km309 miles268 nmEast-southeast ESE
BriaTue 4:40 PM593 km369 miles320 nmWest W
MalakalTue 6:40 PM596 km370 miles322 nmNortheast NE
BiraoTue 4:40 PM670 km416 miles362 nmNorthwest NW
GuluTue 6:40 PM672 km418 miles363 nmSoutheast SE
KisanganiTue 5:40 PM681 km423 miles368 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LiraTue 6:40 PM761 km473 miles411 nmSoutheast SE

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