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 Friday, January 3, 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 8%
|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 Friday, January 3, 2014 at 18:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.67 meters/second, 1575.6 km/hour, 979.0 miles/hour or 850.8 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' 25.7"||16.32 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.32 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 48.6"||978.97 mi||west||0° 10' 22.3"||11.88 mi||north||979.33 mi|
|24 hours||13° 19' 56.7"||904.51 mi||east||4° 23' 23.5"||301.72 mi||north||959.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Porto Velho||Fri 2:32 PM||288 km||179 miles||155 nm||NNE|
|Rio Branco||Fri 1:32 PM||388 km||241 miles||210 nm||WNW|
|La Paz||Fri 2:32 PM||698 km||434 miles||377 nm||SSW|
|Sucre||Fri 2:32 PM||862 km||536 miles||465 nm||S|
|Manaus||Fri 2:32 PM||1030 km||640 miles||556 nm||NNE|
|Lima||Fri 1:32 PM||1368 km||850 miles||738 nm||W|
|Asuncion *||Fri 3:32 PM||1711 km||1063 miles||924 nm||SSE|
|Brasilia *||Fri 4:32 PM||1868 km||1161 miles||1009 nm||ESE|
|Quito||Fri 1:32 PM||1970 km||1224 miles||1064 nm||NW|
|Guayaquil||Fri 1:32 PM||1972 km||1225 miles||1065 nm||WNW|
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