Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 6:30:00 PM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%
|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 Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.15 meters/second, 1548.5 km/hour, 962.2 miles/hour or 836.1 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' 23.9"||16.04 mi||West||0° 00' 08.2"||0.16 mi||North||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 03.0"||962.03 mi||West||0° 08' 20.7"||9.56 mi||North||962.39 mi|
|24 hours||14° 02' 58.6"||938.57 mi||East||3° 45' 23.3"||258.24 mi||North||980.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ica||Thu 1:30 PM||250 km||155 miles||135 nm||ENE|
|Lima||Thu 1:30 PM||341 km||212 miles||184 nm||NNE|
|Machu Picchu Pueblo||Thu 1:30 PM||608 km||378 miles||329 nm||ENE|
|La Paz||Thu 2:30 PM||1050 km||653 miles||567 nm||E|
|Rio Branco||Thu 1:30 PM||1222 km||759 miles||660 nm||ENE|
|Sucre||Thu 2:30 PM||1407 km||874 miles||760 nm||ESE|
|Guayaquil||Thu 1:30 PM||1437 km||893 miles||776 nm||N|
|Quito||Thu 1:30 PM||1641 km||1020 miles||886 nm||N|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 12:30 PM||2031 km||1262 miles||1097 nm||NW|
|Santiago *||Thu 3:30 PM||2162 km||1343 miles||1167 nm||SSE|
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