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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 = Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 6:42:00 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

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 18:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 01' South, Longitude: 80° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.21 meters/second, 1548.8 km/hour, 962.3 miles/hour or 836.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.9"16.04 miWest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 miNorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 24' 03.9"962.17 miWest0° 08' 22.0"9.59 miNorth962.53 mi
24 hours14° 02' 37.4"938.30 miEast3° 45' 47.9"258.70 miNorth980.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaThu 1:42 PM514 km319 miles277 nmNortheast NE
Machu Picchu PuebloThu 1:42 PM906 km563 miles489 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazThu 2:42 PM1356 km843 miles732 nmEast E
GuayaquilThu 1:42 PM1419 km882 miles766 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoThu 1:42 PM1506 km936 miles813 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoThu 1:42 PM1654 km1028 miles893 nmNorth N
SucreThu 2:42 PM1702 km1057 miles919 nmEast-southeast ESE
Galapagos IslandsThu 12:42 PM1843 km1145 miles995 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santiago *Thu 3:42 PM2278 km1416 miles1230 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BogotaThu 1:42 PM2289 km1422 miles1236 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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