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 Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 20:32:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:14 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 20:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.79 meters/second, 1550.8 km/hour, 963.6 miles/hour or 837.4 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' 24.1"||16.06 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.06 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 11.4"||963.47 mi||west||0° 08' 33.3"||9.80 mi||north||963.83 mi|
|24 hours||13° 59' 21.8"||935.80 mi||east||3° 49' 29.7"||262.93 mi||north||979.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Thu 3:32 PM||1380 km||858 miles||745 nm||S|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 2:32 PM||2484 km||1543 miles||1341 nm||NE|
|Adamstown||Thu 12:32 PM||2634 km||1637 miles||1422 nm||WSW|
|Lima||Thu 3:32 PM||3296 km||2048 miles||1780 nm||E|
|Quito||Thu 3:32 PM||3560 km||2212 miles||1922 nm||ENE|
|San Salvador||Thu 2:32 PM||3730 km||2318 miles||2014 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Thu 2:32 PM||3740 km||2324 miles||2019 nm||NNE|
|San Jose||Thu 2:32 PM||3749 km||2330 miles||2024 nm||NE|
|Managua||Thu 2:32 PM||3778 km||2347 miles||2040 nm||NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Thu 2:32 PM||3885 km||2414 miles||2098 nm||NE|
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