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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 12:30:00 PM.

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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: 1%

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 12:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 11' South, Longitude: 3° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.11 meters/second, 1580.8 km/hour, 982.3 miles/hour or 853.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.37 miWest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 miNorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 25' 32.4"982.15 miWest0° 10' 50.7"12.42 miNorth982.50 mi
24 hours13° 30' 11.6"919.35 miEast4° 33' 53.1"313.70 miNorth976.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuandaFri 1:30 PM1123 km698 miles607 nmEast E
JamestownFri 12:30 PM1147 km713 miles619 nmSouthwest SW
São ToméFri 12:30 PM1231 km765 miles665 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleFri 1:30 PM1365 km848 miles737 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaFri 1:30 PM1496 km930 miles808 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleFri 1:30 PM1496 km930 miles808 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalaboFri 1:30 PM1665 km1035 miles899 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraFri 12:30 PM1777 km1104 miles960 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YaoundéFri 1:30 PM1813 km1127 miles979 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LoméFri 12:30 PM1816 km1128 miles980 nmNorth N

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