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 9:40:00 PM.
= 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: 58%
|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 21:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.45 meters/second, 1585.6 km/hour, 985.3 miles/hour or 856.2 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' 30.9"||16.42 mi||West||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||North||16.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 59.6"||985.11 mi||West||0° 08' 51.4"||10.15 mi||North||984.91 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 14.7"||787.49 mi||East||3° 13' 35.4"||221.80 mi||North||813.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cayenne||Wed 6:40 PM||833 km||518 miles||450 nm||SW|
|Saint-Laurent-du-Maroni||Wed 6:40 PM||906 km||563 miles||489 nm||SW|
|Paramaribo||Wed 6:40 PM||978 km||608 miles||528 nm||SW|
|Georgetown||Wed 5:40 PM||1208 km||751 miles||652 nm||WSW|
|Bridgetown||Wed 5:40 PM||1273 km||791 miles||687 nm||W|
|Belém||Wed 6:40 PM||1397 km||868 miles||754 nm||S|
|Castries||Wed 5:40 PM||1436 km||892 miles||776 nm||WNW|
|Kingstown||Wed 5:40 PM||1446 km||899 miles||781 nm||W|
|Fort-de-France||Wed 5:40 PM||1459 km||907 miles||788 nm||WNW|
|Port of Spain||Wed 5:40 PM||1468 km||912 miles||793 nm||W|
- 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.