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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.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 18:22:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%

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 Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 18:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 04' South, Longitude: 75° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.11 meters/second, 1548.4 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.9"16.03 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 24' 02.4"961.94 miwest0° 08' 20.0"9.55 minorth962.30 mi
24 hours14° 03' 12.5"938.75 mieast3° 45' 07.1"257.92 minorth980.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
IcaThu 1:22 PM114 km71 miles62 nmNorth N
LimaThu 1:22 PM354 km220 miles191 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Machu Picchu PuebloThu 1:22 PM421 km261 miles227 nmEast-northeast ENE
ArequipaThu 1:22 PM491 km305 miles265 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazThu 2:22 PM847 km526 miles457 nmEast-southeast ESE
CobijaThu 2:22 PM893 km555 miles482 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rio BrancoThu 1:22 PM1042 km648 miles563 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreThu 2:22 PM1214 km754 miles656 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilThu 1:22 PM1487 km924 miles803 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoThu 1:22 PM1665 km1034 miles899 nmNorth N

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