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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 = Friday, January 31, 2014 at 12:40:00 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 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 00:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 14' South, Longitude: 173° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.67 meters/second, 1568.4 km/hour, 974.6 miles/hour or 846.9 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' 10.0"0.19 miNorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 24' 50.0"974.41 miWest0° 09' 59.7"11.45 miNorth974.78 mi
24 hours346° 12' 35.2"932.26 miWest4° 18' 50.1"296.49 miNorth984.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LautokaFri 12:40 PM718 km446 miles387 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FunafutiFri 12:40 PM727 km452 miles393 nmNortheast NE
NadiFri 12:40 PM733 km456 miles396 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LabasaFri 12:40 PM766 km476 miles414 nmSoutheast SE
LuganvilleFri 11:40 AM795 km494 miles429 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuvaFri 12:40 PM826 km513 miles446 nmSoutheast SE
Port VilaFri 11:40 AM842 km523 miles455 nmSouthwest SW
NoumeaFri 11:40 AM1353 km841 miles731 nmSouth-southwest SSW
YarenFri 12:40 PM1495 km929 miles807 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TarawaFri 12:40 PM1512 km939 miles816 nmNorth N

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