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 = Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 6:30:00 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).
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|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 Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.15 meters/second, 1548.6 km/hour, 962.2 miles/hour or 836.2 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' 23.7"||16.04 mi||West||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||North||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 52.0"||962.04 mi||West||0° 08' 16.0"||9.47 mi||North||962.39 mi|
|24 hours||14° 12' 44.5"||949.65 mi||East||3° 45' 10.1"||257.98 mi||North||991.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Thu 12:30 PM||912 km||567 miles||493 nm||NNW|
|Port Louis||Thu 10:30 AM||1984 km||1233 miles||1072 nm||WSW|
|Male||Thu 11:30 AM||2131 km||1324 miles||1150 nm||N|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 10:30 AM||2210 km||1374 miles||1194 nm||WSW|
|Victoria||Thu 10:30 AM||2469 km||1534 miles||1333 nm||WNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Thu 12:00 Noon||2471 km||1535 miles||1334 nm||NNE|
|Colombo||Thu 12:00 Noon||2474 km||1537 miles||1336 nm||NNE|
|Amsterdam Island||Thu 11:30 AM||2536 km||1575 miles||1369 nm||S|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Thu 12:00 Noon||2604 km||1618 miles||1406 nm||N|
|Antananarivo||Thu 9:30 AM||2998 km||1863 miles||1619 nm||WSW|
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