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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 1:40:00 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 01:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 04' South, Longitude: 159° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.97 meters/second, 1569.5 km/hour, 975.2 miles/hour or 847.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"16.25 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miNorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 24' 53.5"975.09 miWest0° 10' 04.5"11.54 miNorth975.46 mi
24 hours13° 45' 57.6"931.21 miEast4° 20' 19.2"298.19 miNorth984.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HoniaraFri 12:40 PM300 km186 miles162 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GizoFri 12:40 PM515 km320 miles278 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ArawaFri 11:40 AM765 km476 miles413 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BukaFri 11:40 AM893 km555 miles482 nmNorthwest NW
LuganvilleFri 12:40 PM932 km579 miles504 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port VilaFri 12:40 PM1155 km717 miles623 nmSoutheast SE
Port MoresbyFri 11:40 AM1356 km843 miles732 nmWest W
NoumeaFri 12:40 PM1361 km845 miles735 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenFri 1:40 PM1527 km949 miles824 nmNortheast NE
CairnsFri 11:40 AM1554 km965 miles839 nmWest-southwest WSW

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