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 = Friday, January 24, 2014 at 5:18:00 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: 45%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Friday, January 24, 2014 at 5:21 AM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 24, 2014 at 17:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.86 meters/second, 1561.9 km/hour, 970.5 miles/hour or 843.4 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' 28.8"||16.17 mi||West||0° 00' 07.5"||0.15 mi||South||16.18 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 49.0"||970.28 mi||West||0° 07' 34.0"||8.67 mi||South||970.04 mi|
|24 hours||12° 51' 25.6"||861.54 mi||East||2° 39' 58.7"||183.33 mi||South||875.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pago Pago||Fri 6:18 AM||624 km||387 miles||337 nm||W|
|Apia *||Sat 7:18 AM||742 km||461 miles||400 nm||W|
|Alofi||Fri 6:18 AM||742 km||461 miles||401 nm||SW|
|Salelologa (Savai'i) *||Sat 7:18 AM||791 km||492 miles||427 nm||W|
|Fakaofo||Sat 6:18 AM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm||NW|
|Rarotonga||Fri 7:18 AM||934 km||581 miles||504 nm||SE|
|Nukualofa||Sat 6:18 AM||1321 km||821 miles||713 nm||SW|
|Papeete||Fri 7:18 AM||1681 km||1044 miles||908 nm||ESE|
|Suva||Sat 5:18 AM||1827 km||1135 miles||986 nm||WSW|
|Funafuti||Sat 5:18 AM||1849 km||1149 miles||998 nm||WNW|
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