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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 9:40:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 58%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, 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 Latitude: 11° 10' North, Longitude: 48° 05' West

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.42 miWest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 miNorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 30' 59.6"985.11 miWest0° 08' 51.4"10.15 miNorth984.91 mi
24 hours11° 36' 14.7"787.49 miEast3° 13' 35.4"221.80 miNorth813.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneWed 6:40 PM833 km518 miles450 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniWed 6:40 PM906 km563 miles489 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboWed 6:40 PM978 km608 miles528 nmSouthwest SW
GeorgetownWed 5:40 PM1208 km751 miles652 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownWed 5:40 PM1273 km791 miles687 nmWest W
BelémWed 6:40 PM1397 km868 miles754 nmSouth S
CastriesWed 5:40 PM1436 km892 miles776 nmWest-northwest WNW
KingstownWed 5:40 PM1446 km899 miles781 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceWed 5:40 PM1459 km907 miles788 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port of SpainWed 5:40 PM1468 km912 miles793 nmWest W

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