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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 1:20:00 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 01:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 07' South, Longitude: 164° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.87 meters/second, 1569.1 km/hour, 975.0 miles/hour or 847.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"16.25 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miNorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 24' 52.3"974.86 miWest0° 10' 02.9"11.51 miNorth975.23 mi
24 hours13° 46' 26.7"931.56 miEast4° 19' 49.7"297.63 miNorth984.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuganvilleFri 12:20 PM501 km311 miles270 nmSoutheast SE
HoniaraFri 12:20 PM543 km337 miles293 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port VilaFri 12:20 PM769 km478 miles415 nmSoutheast SE
GizoFri 12:20 PM912 km567 miles492 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaFri 12:20 PM1151 km715 miles621 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 1:20 PM1317 km819 miles711 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SuvaFri 1:20 PM1675 km1041 miles905 nmEast-southeast ESE
FunafutiFri 1:20 PM1699 km1056 miles918 nmEast-northeast ENE
TarawaFri 1:20 PM1791 km1113 miles967 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyFri 11:20 AM1874 km1164 miles1012 nmWest W

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