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 is currently 443.76 meters/second, 1597.5 kilometres/hour, 992.7 miles/hour or 862.6 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' 30.8"||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.
|Howland Island||Tue 5:40 PM||874 km||543 miles||472 nm||S|
|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|
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