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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 = Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 3:40:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 28%

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 Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at 15:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 45' North, Longitude: 8° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.15 meters/second, 1595.3 km/hour, 991.3 miles/hour or 861.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.52 miWest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 miNorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 29' 53.2"991.18 miWest0° 09' 59.2"11.44 miNorth991.02 mi
24 hours11° 58' 33.0"818.76 miEast3° 41' 18.2"253.51 miNorth852.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AbujaTue 4:40 PM100 km62 miles54 nmWest-northwest WNW
MakurdiTue 4:40 PM114 km71 miles62 nmSouth S
KadunaTue 4:40 PM219 km136 miles118 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ZariaTue 4:40 PM264 km164 miles143 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EnuguTue 4:40 PM270 km168 miles146 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JalingoTue 4:40 PM333 km207 miles180 nmEast E
KanoTue 4:40 PM359 km223 miles194 nmNorth N
BamendaTue 4:40 PM369 km229 miles199 nmSouth-southeast SSE
OwerriTue 4:40 PM389 km242 miles210 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Benin CityTue 4:40 PM401 km249 miles216 nmSouthwest SW

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