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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 10:52:00 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 phaseFull MoonThursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:54 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 10:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 30' North, Longitude: 158° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.38 meters/second, 1560.2 km/hour, 969.4 miles/hour or 842.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.16 miWest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 miSouth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 32' 26.2"969.24 miWest0° 06' 09.3"7.05 miSouth969.51 mi
24 hours10° 53' 50.8"726.46 miEast2° 45' 09.1"189.23 miSouth755.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloThu 12:52 AM610 km379 miles329 nmNortheast NE
WailukuThu 12:52 AM644 km400 miles348 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluThu 12:52 AM651 km404 miles351 nmNorth N
KiritimatiFri 12:52 AM1517 km942 miles819 nmSouth S
MidwayWed 11:52 PM2375 km1476 miles1283 nmNorthwest NW
Baker IslandWed 10:52 PM2578 km1602 miles1392 nmSouthwest SW
FakaofoThu 11:52 PM3072 km1909 miles1659 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroThu 10:52 PM3382 km2102 miles1826 nmWest-southwest WSW
TarawaThu 10:52 PM3467 km2154 miles1872 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Fri 12:52 AM3545 km2203 miles1914 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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