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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 Friday, January 3, 2014 at 21:32:00 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: 9%

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 Friday, January 3, 2014 at 21:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 46' South, Longitude: 107° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.55 meters/second, 1578.8 km/hour, 981.0 miles/hour or 852.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.35 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 26' 02.1"980.88 miwest0° 10' 33.5"12.09 minorth981.24 mi
24 hours13° 14' 43.1"900.12 mieast4° 26' 34.6"305.33 minorth955.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Fri 4:32 PM1817 km1129 miles981 nmSouth S
Galapagos IslandsFri 3:32 PM2264 km1407 miles1223 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownFri 1:32 PM2859 km1777 miles1544 nmSouthwest SW
LimaFri 4:32 PM3331 km2070 miles1799 nmEast E
GuatemalaFri 3:32 PM3376 km2098 miles1823 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 3:32 PM3380 km2100 miles1825 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 4:32 PM3418 km2124 miles1845 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaFri 3:32 PM3458 km2148 miles1867 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 3:32 PM3461 km2151 miles1869 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityFri 3:32 PM3463 km2152 miles1870 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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