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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 = Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:52:00 AM.

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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: 100%

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 Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 04:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 06' North, Longitude: 71° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.04 meters/second, 1555.3 km/hour, 966.4 miles/hour or 839.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.11 miWest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 miSouth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 32' 16.0"966.23 miWest0° 05' 44.7"6.58 miSouth966.49 mi
24 hours10° 57' 49.1"728.75 miEast2° 36' 07.3"178.90 miSouth754.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port-au-PrinceWed 11:52 PM284 km176 miles153 nmNorth-northwest NNW
San Juan de la MaguanaThu 12:52 AM302 km188 miles163 nmNorth N
Santo DomingoThu 12:52 AM314 km195 miles169 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Concepción de La VegaThu 12:52 AM363 km225 miles196 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La RomanaThu 12:52 AM377 km234 miles204 nmNortheast NE
Santiago de los CaballerosThu 12:52 AM383 km238 miles207 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GonaïvesWed 11:52 PM390 km242 miles211 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Cap-HaïtienWed 11:52 PM412 km256 miles222 nmNorth N
Puerto PlataThu 12:52 AM420 km261 miles227 nmNorth-northeast NNE
OranjestadThu 12:52 AM427 km266 miles231 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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