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 6:30:00 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: 2%
|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 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.75 meters/second, 1536.3 km/hour, 954.6 miles/hour or 829.5 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' 23.4"||15.91 mi||West||0° 00' 06.7"||0.13 mi||North||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 23.0"||954.41 mi||West||0° 06' 52.8"||7.89 mi||North||954.72 mi|
|24 hours||14° 27' 11.0"||958.60 mi||East||3° 16' 22.3"||225.02 mi||North||992.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Wed 1:30 PM||1201 km||746 miles||648 nm||SSE|
|Adamstown||Wed 10:30 AM||2119 km||1317 miles||1144 nm||WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 12:30 PM||2990 km||1858 miles||1615 nm||ENE|
|Lima||Wed 1:30 PM||3786 km||2352 miles||2044 nm||E|
|Papeete||Wed 8:30 AM||4008 km||2491 miles||2164 nm||W|
|Quito||Wed 1:30 PM||4079 km||2535 miles||2202 nm||ENE|
|Guatemala||Wed 12:30 PM||4164 km||2588 miles||2249 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Wed 12:30 PM||4168 km||2590 miles||2251 nm||NE|
|Mexico City||Wed 12:30 PM||4211 km||2617 miles||2274 nm||NNE|
|San Jose||Wed 12:30 PM||4232 km||2630 miles||2285 nm||NE|
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