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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 6:40:00 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 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 13' South, Longitude: 87° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.45 meters/second, 1574.8 km/hour, 978.5 miles/hour or 850.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.31 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miNorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 25' 11.2"978.41 miWest0° 10' 27.2"11.98 miNorth978.78 mi
24 hours13° 38' 40.4"925.82 miEast4° 27' 09.2"306.00 miNorth980.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaFri 12:40 PM1684 km1047 miles909 nmWest-northwest WNW
BengkuluFri 1:40 PM1851 km1150 miles999 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 12:10 PM2159 km1341 miles1166 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboFri 12:10 PM2166 km1346 miles1170 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaFri 1:40 PM2227 km1384 miles1203 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurFri 2:40 PM2258 km1403 miles1219 nmNortheast NE
MaleFri 11:40 AM2281 km1417 miles1232 nmNorthwest NW
BandungFri 1:40 PM2290 km1423 miles1237 nmEast E
SingaporeFri 2:40 PM2302 km1430 miles1243 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramFri 12:10 PM2459 km1528 miles1328 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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