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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 22:22:00 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 22:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 37' South, Longitude: 119° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.79 meters/second, 1579.6 km/hour, 981.5 miles/hour or 852.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.36 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 26' 06.0"981.43 miwest0° 10' 36.4"12.15 minorth981.78 mi
24 hours13° 13' 16.3"898.91 mieast4° 27' 24.4"306.28 minorth954.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownFri 2:22 PM1948 km1211 miles1052 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Fri 5:22 PM2116 km1315 miles1143 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteFri 12:22 PM3324 km2066 miles1795 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 4:22 PM3485 km2165 miles1882 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityFri 4:22 PM4008 km2490 miles2164 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaFri 4:22 PM4248 km2640 miles2294 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 4:22 PM4299 km2671 miles2321 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiSat 12:22 PM4404 km2737 miles2378 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaFri 12:22 PM4448 km2764 miles2402 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManaguaFri 4:22 PM4461 km2772 miles2409 nmEast-northeast ENE

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