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 29, 2014 at 12:30:00 AM.
= 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: 6%
|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 Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.65 meters/second, 1521.5 km/hour, 945.4 miles/hour or 821.6 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' 23.0"||15.76 mi||West||0° 00' 04.5"||0.09 mi||North||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 59.8"||945.19 mi||West||0° 04' 32.1"||5.20 mi||North||945.41 mi|
|24 hours||14° 42' 35.1"||966.63 mi||East||2° 25' 04.3"||166.27 mi||North||987.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Townsville||Wed 10:30 AM||120 km||74 miles||65 nm||SSW|
|Cairns||Wed 10:30 AM||197 km||123 miles||107 nm||NW|
|Charters Towers||Wed 10:30 AM||225 km||140 miles||121 nm||SSW|
|Port Moresby||Wed 10:30 AM||968 km||602 miles||523 nm||N|
|Brisbane||Wed 10:30 AM||1194 km||742 miles||645 nm||SSE|
|Alice Springs||Wed 10:00 AM||1500 km||932 miles||810 nm||WSW|
|Honiara||Wed 11:30 AM||1696 km||1054 miles||916 nm||ENE|
|Sydney *||Wed 11:30 AM||1783 km||1108 miles||963 nm||SSE|
|Darwin||Wed 10:00 AM||1854 km||1152 miles||1001 nm||WNW|
|Jayapura||Wed 9:30 AM||1867 km||1160 miles||1008 nm||NNW|
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