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 4:50:00 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: 51%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:54 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 04:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.91 meters/second, 1598.1 km/hour, 993.0 miles/hour or 862.9 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' 30.8"||16.55 mi||West||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||North||16.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 52.8"||992.89 mi||West||0° 09' 52.2"||11.30 mi||North||992.74 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 55.9"||794.59 mi||East||3° 40' 23.1"||252.45 mi||North||829.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kiritimati||Wed 6:50 PM||1023 km||636 miles||553 nm||SE|
|Honolulu||Tue 6:50 PM||1548 km||962 miles||836 nm||NNE|
|Baker Island||Tue 4:50 PM||1687 km||1048 miles||911 nm||WSW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 5:50 PM||2145 km||1333 miles||1158 nm||SSW|
|Midway||Tue 5:50 PM||2606 km||1619 miles||1407 nm||NNW|
|Apia *||Wed 6:50 PM||2628 km||1633 miles||1419 nm||SSW|
|Funafuti||Wed 4:50 PM||2672 km||1660 miles||1443 nm||SW|
|Tarawa||Wed 4:50 PM||2695 km||1675 miles||1455 nm||WSW|
|Majuro||Wed 4:50 PM||2748 km||1708 miles||1484 nm||W|
|Alofi||Tue 5:50 PM||3126 km||1942 miles||1688 nm||SSW|
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