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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 22:42:00 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 22:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 33' South, Longitude: 124° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.89 meters/second, 1580.0 km/hour, 981.8 miles/hour or 853.1 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' 07.5"981.64 miwest0° 10' 37.6"12.17 minorth982.00 mi
24 hours13° 12' 41.7"898.43 mieast4° 27' 43.8"306.65 minorth954.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownFri 2:42 PM1716 km1066 miles927 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Fri 5:42 PM2417 km1502 miles1305 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteFri 12:42 PM2825 km1755 miles1525 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSat 12:42 PM3900 km2423 miles2106 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaFri 12:42 PM3959 km2460 miles2138 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 4:42 PM3993 km2481 miles2156 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityFri 4:42 PM4320 km2684 miles2333 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaFri 4:42 PM4658 km2894 miles2515 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 4:42 PM4722 km2934 miles2550 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 4:42 PM4906 km3049 miles2649 nmEast-northeast ENE

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