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 11:16 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 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' 40.9"||946.40 mi||west||0° 05' 20.2"||6.12 mi||north||946.66 mi|
|24 hours||14° 42' 07.3"||967.72 mi||east||2° 42' 47.1"||186.56 mi||north||992.42 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||523 km||325 miles||283 nm||ENE|
|Lima||Wed 12:22 PM||654 km||406 miles||353 nm||N|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Wed 12:22 PM||657 km||409 miles||355 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Wed 1:22 PM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm||E|
|Sucre||Wed 1:22 PM||1162 km||722 miles||627 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Wed 12:22 PM||1260 km||783 miles||681 nm||NE|
|Guayaquil||Wed 12:22 PM||1782 km||1108 miles||962 nm||NNW|
|Santiago *||Wed 2:22 PM||1806 km||1122 miles||975 nm||SSE|
|Córdoba||Wed 2:22 PM||1926 km||1197 miles||1040 nm||SE|
|Quito||Wed 12:22 PM||1971 km||1225 miles||1065 nm||N|
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