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 = Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 2:30:00 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: 50%
|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 Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 444.34 meters/second, 1599.6 kilometres/hour, 994.0 miles/hour or 863.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude Difference||Latitude Difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.7"||16.56 mi||West||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||North||16.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.0"||993.84 mi||West||0° 09' 59.7"||11.45 mi||North||993.70 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 15.7"||795.75 mi||East||3° 43' 48.6"||256.37 mi||North||831.96 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hermosillo||Tue 7:30 PM||3049 km||1894 miles||1646 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles||Tue 6:30 PM||3106 km||1930 miles||1677 nm||NNE|
|Kiritimati||Wed 4:30 PM||3122 km||1940 miles||1686 nm||WSW|
|Honolulu||Tue 4:30 PM||3338 km||2074 miles||1802 nm||WNW|
|Phoenix||Tue 7:30 PM||3346 km||2079 miles||1807 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco||Tue 6:30 PM||3367 km||2092 miles||1818 nm||NNE|
|Las Vegas||Tue 6:30 PM||3441 km||2138 miles||1858 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City||Tue 8:30 PM||3542 km||2201 miles||1913 nm||ENE|
|Papeete||Tue 4:30 PM||3572 km||2219 miles||1929 nm||SW|
|Adamstown||Tue 6:30 PM||3674 km||2283 miles||1984 nm||S|
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