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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 = Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 2:30:00 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: 50%

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 Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 09' North, Longitude: 129° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.34 meters/second, 1599.6 km/hour, 994.0 miles/hour or 863.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.56 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miNorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.0"993.84 miWest0° 09' 59.7"11.45 miNorth993.70 mi
24 hours11° 37' 15.7"795.75 miEast3° 43' 48.6"256.37 miNorth831.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloTue 7:30 PM3049 km1894 miles1646 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesTue 6:30 PM3106 km1930 miles1677 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiWed 4:30 PM3122 km1940 miles1686 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluTue 4:30 PM3338 km2074 miles1802 nmWest-northwest WNW
PhoenixTue 7:30 PM3346 km2079 miles1807 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoTue 6:30 PM3367 km2092 miles1818 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las VegasTue 6:30 PM3441 km2138 miles1858 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityTue 8:30 PM3542 km2201 miles1913 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteTue 4:30 PM3572 km2219 miles1929 nmSouthwest SW
AdamstownTue 6:30 PM3674 km2283 miles1984 nmSouth S

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