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 5:40:00 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 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.76 meters/second, 1597.5 km/hour, 992.7 miles/hour or 862.6 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"||16.54 mi||West||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||North||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 53.3"||992.54 mi||West||0° 09' 49.3"||11.25 mi||North||992.38 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 49.7"||794.18 mi||East||3° 39' 08.5"||251.03 mi||North||828.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Baker Island||Tue 5:40 PM||940 km||584 miles||508 nm||S|
|Majuro||Wed 5:40 PM||1420 km||883 miles||767 nm||W|
|Tarawa||Wed 5:40 PM||1475 km||916 miles||796 nm||WSW|
|Funafuti||Wed 5:40 PM||1979 km||1230 miles||1069 nm||SSW|
|Fakaofo||Wed 6:40 PM||2059 km||1280 miles||1112 nm||SSE|
|Yaren||Wed 5:40 PM||2167 km||1347 miles||1170 nm||WSW|
|Midway||Tue 6:40 PM||2169 km||1348 miles||1171 nm||N|
|Kiritimati||Wed 7:40 PM||2183 km||1357 miles||1179 nm||ESE|
|Wake Island||Wed 5:40 PM||2224 km||1382 miles||1201 nm||NW|
|Honolulu||Tue 7:40 PM||2382 km||1480 miles||1286 nm||NE|
- Seasons Calculator
- Moon Calculator – Find times for moonrise, moonset and more
- Moon Phase Calculator – Calculate moon phases for any year
- Sunrise Calculator – Find times for sunrise, sunset and more
Related time zone tools
- The World Clock – Current times around the world
- Personal World Clock – Shows just the cities you need
- Meeting Planner – Find a suitable time for an international meeting
- Time Zone Converter – If it is 3 pm in New York, what time is it in Sydney?
- Event Time Announcer/Fixed Time – Show local times worldwide for your event.