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 18:32:00 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 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 18:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.45 meters/second, 1524.4 km/hour, 947.2 miles/hour or 823.1 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"||15.79 mi||west||0° 00' 05.3"||0.10 mi||north||15.79 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 43.7"||947.01 mi||west||0° 05' 29.6"||6.30 mi||north||947.27 mi|
|24 hours||14° 40' 36.8"||966.63 mi||east||2° 46' 09.4"||190.42 mi||north||992.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lima||Wed 1:32 PM||1828 km||1136 miles||987 nm||ENE|
|Galapagos Islands||Wed 12:32 PM||1906 km||1184 miles||1029 nm||NNE|
|Easter Island *||Wed 1:32 PM||1969 km||1224 miles||1063 nm||SW|
|Guayaquil||Wed 1:32 PM||2239 km||1391 miles||1209 nm||NE|
|Quito||Wed 1:32 PM||2508 km||1558 miles||1354 nm||NE|
|La Paz||Wed 2:32 PM||2645 km||1644 miles||1428 nm||E|
|Santiago *||Wed 3:32 PM||2820 km||1752 miles||1523 nm||SE|
|Rio Branco||Wed 1:32 PM||2850 km||1771 miles||1539 nm||ENE|
|Sucre||Wed 2:32 PM||2928 km||1819 miles||1581 nm||E|
|San Jose||Wed 12:32 PM||3220 km||2001 miles||1739 nm||NNE|
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