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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 30, 2014 at 11:42:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:21 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 11:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 16' South, Longitude: 0° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.72 meters/second, 1554.2 km/hour, 965.7 miles/hour or 839.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"16.09 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miNorth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 24' 07.3"965.55 miWest0° 08' 48.6"10.10 miNorth965.91 mi
24 hours14° 05' 47.6"945.08 miEast3° 56' 04.8"270.46 miNorth990.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownThu 11:42 AM697 km433 miles376 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuandaThu 12:42 PM1509 km938 miles815 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméThu 11:42 AM1753 km1089 miles947 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleThu 12:42 PM1895 km1178 miles1023 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaThu 12:42 PM1958 km1217 miles1058 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleThu 12:42 PM1960 km1218 miles1058 nmEast-northeast ENE
Windhoek *Thu 1:42 PM1973 km1226 miles1065 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalaboThu 12:42 PM2190 km1361 miles1183 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraThu 11:42 AM2192 km1362 miles1183 nmNorth N
AbidjanThu 11:42 AM2223 km1381 miles1200 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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