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 Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 17:22:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 17:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.19 meters/second, 1523.5 km/hour, 946.6 miles/hour or 822.6 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' 22.7"||15.78 mi||west||0° 00' 05.2"||0.10 mi||north||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 41.0"||946.48 mi||west||0° 05' 20.4"||6.12 mi||north||946.74 mi|
|24 hours||14° 42' 05.8"||967.77 mi||east||2° 42' 50.4"||186.64 mi||north||992.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arequipa||Wed 12:22 PM||550 km||342 miles||297 nm||ENE|
|Lima||Wed 12:22 PM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm||N|
|La Paz||Wed 1:22 PM||900 km||559 miles||486 nm||E|
|Sucre||Wed 1:22 PM||1190 km||739 miles||642 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Wed 12:22 PM||1281 km||796 miles||692 nm||NE|
|Guayaquil||Wed 12:22 PM||1776 km||1103 miles||959 nm||NNW|
|Santiago *||Wed 2:22 PM||1815 km||1128 miles||980 nm||SSE|
|Córdoba||Wed 2:22 PM||1943 km||1207 miles||1049 nm||SE|
|Quito||Wed 12:22 PM||1968 km||1223 miles||1063 nm||N|
|Asuncion *||Wed 2:22 PM||2111 km||1312 miles||1140 nm||ESE|
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