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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, December 31, 2013 at 5:14:00 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 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 PM2156 km1340 miles1164 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Tue 12:14 PM2216 km1377 miles1196 nmWest-southwest WSW
La PazTue 1:14 PM2266 km1408 miles1224 nmEast E
QuitoTue 12:14 PM2423 km1506 miles1308 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Tue 2:14 PM2424 km1506 miles1309 nmSoutheast SE
SucreTue 1:14 PM2529 km1572 miles1366 nmEast E
Rio BrancoTue 12:14 PM2534 km1575 miles1369 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaTue 2:14 PM2852 km1772 miles1540 nmEast-southeast ESE

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