Home > Sun & Moon > Moon Light World Map

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 = Friday, January 31, 2014 at 12:10:00 AM.

Jump to: -4 weeks | -1 day | -12 hours | -6 hours | -1 hour | -10 minutes | Now | +10 minutes | +1 hour | +6 hours | +12 hours | +1 day | +4 weeks

March equinox | June solstice | September equinox | December solstice

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).

View Day and Night Map

Find the Moon at Another Time in a Location

 / 
 / 
 : 
 : 

Start typing name of city

Advertising

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 phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:23 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 00:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 19' South, Longitude: 179° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.52 meters/second, 1567.9 km/hour, 974.2 miles/hour or 846.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"16.24 miWest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 miNorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 24' 48.2"974.07 miWest0° 09' 57.2"11.40 miNorth974.45 mi
24 hours13° 48' 08.3"932.79 miEast4° 18' 04.7"295.63 miNorth984.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mata-UtuFri 12:10 PM334 km208 miles180 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiFri 12:10 PM460 km286 miles249 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LabasaFri 12:10 PM485 km301 miles262 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LevukaFri 12:10 PM635 km395 miles343 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LautokaFri 12:10 PM694 km431 miles375 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SuvaFri 12:10 PM698 km433 miles377 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NadiFri 12:10 PM715 km444 miles386 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Salelologa (Savai'i) *Fri 2:10 PM760 km472 miles410 nmEast-southeast ESE
Apia *Fri 2:10 PM810 km503 miles437 nmEast-southeast ESE
NeiafuFri 1:10 PM889 km552 miles480 nmSoutheast SE

Astronomy calculators

More information

Related time zone tools