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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 17:32:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Wednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:48 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 17:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.48 meters/second, 1510.1 km/hour, 938.3 miles/hour or 815.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 22.3"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||north||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 17.0"||938.07 mi||west||0° 01' 56.7"||2.23 mi||north||938.16 mi|
|24 hours||15° 02' 36.5"||981.91 mi||east||1° 26' 38.0"||99.31 mi||north||991.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Tue 12:32 PM||1795 km||1115 miles||969 nm||WSW|
|Lima||Tue 12:32 PM||1978 km||1229 miles||1068 nm||ENE|
|Galapagos Islands||Tue 11:32 AM||2093 km||1301 miles||1130 nm||NNE|
|Guayaquil||Tue 12:32 PM||2432 km||1511 miles||1313 nm||NE|
|Quito||Tue 12:32 PM||2701 km||1678 miles||1458 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Tue 1:32 PM||2746 km||1707 miles||1483 nm||E|
|Santiago *||Tue 2:32 PM||2785 km||1730 miles||1504 nm||SE|
|Rio Branco||Tue 12:32 PM||2990 km||1858 miles||1614 nm||ENE|
|Sucre||Tue 1:32 PM||3009 km||1870 miles||1625 nm||E|
|Córdoba||Tue 2:32 PM||3264 km||2028 miles||1763 nm||ESE|
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