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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 17:14:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:49 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 21' South, Longitude: 89° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.45 meters/second, 1510.0 km/hour, 938.3 miles/hour or 815.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.64 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.03 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 22' 17.1"938.01 miwest0° 01' 54.0"2.18 minorth938.10 mi
24 hours15° 02' 43.8"981.98 mieast1° 25' 32.5"98.06 minorth991.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaTue 12:14 PM1544 km959 miles834 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsTue 11:14 AM2041 km1268 miles1102 nmNorth N
GuayaquilTue 12:14 PM2155 km1339 miles1164 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Tue 12:14 PM2216 km1377 miles1196 nmWest-southwest WSW
La PazTue 1:14 PM2266 km1408 miles1224 nmEast E
Santiago *Tue 2:14 PM2422 km1505 miles1308 nmSoutheast SE
QuitoTue 12:14 PM2422 km1505 miles1308 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreTue 1:14 PM2529 km1572 miles1366 nmEast E
Rio BrancoTue 12:14 PM2535 km1575 miles1369 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaTue 2:14 PM2853 km1773 miles1541 nmEast-southeast ESE
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