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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 = Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 5:32:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 17:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 54' South, Longitude: 78° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.22 meters/second, 1523.6 km/hour, 946.7 miles/hour or 822.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.78 miWest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 miNorth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 22' 41.4"946.49 miWest0° 05' 21.6"6.14 miNorth946.75 mi
24 hours14° 41' 54.5"967.57 miEast2° 43' 16.1"187.12 miNorth992.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaWed 12:32 PM667 km415 miles360 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Machu Picchu PuebloWed 12:32 PM836 km520 miles452 nmNortheast NE
La PazWed 1:32 PM1124 km698 miles607 nmEast E
SucreWed 1:32 PM1414 km878 miles763 nmEast E
Rio BrancoWed 12:32 PM1456 km905 miles786 nmNortheast NE
GuayaquilWed 12:32 PM1741 km1082 miles940 nmNorth N
Santiago *Wed 2:32 PM1896 km1178 miles1024 nmSouth-southeast SSE
QuitoWed 12:32 PM1955 km1215 miles1056 nmNorth N
CórdobaWed 2:32 PM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmSoutheast SE
Galapagos IslandsWed 11:32 AM2232 km1387 miles1205 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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