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 17:42:00 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 17:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.26 meters/second, 1523.7 km/hour, 946.8 miles/hour or 822.8 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' 41.7"||946.58 mi||west||0° 05' 22.8"||6.17 mi||north||946.83 mi|
|24 hours||14° 41' 41.6"||967.41 mi||east||2° 43' 45.2"||187.67 mi||north||992.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Wed 12:42 PM||772 km||480 miles||417 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Wed 1:42 PM||1376 km||855 miles||743 nm||E|
|Sucre||Wed 1:42 PM||1666 km||1035 miles||899 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Wed 12:42 PM||1669 km||1037 miles||901 nm||ENE|
|Guayaquil||Wed 12:42 PM||1737 km||1079 miles||938 nm||N|
|Quito||Wed 12:42 PM||1971 km||1225 miles||1064 nm||N|
|Santiago *||Wed 2:42 PM||2008 km||1248 miles||1084 nm||SSE|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 11:42 AM||2101 km||1306 miles||1135 nm||NNW|
|Córdoba||Wed 2:42 PM||2264 km||1406 miles||1222 nm||SE|
|Asuncion *||Wed 2:42 PM||2549 km||1584 miles||1376 nm||ESE|
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