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 Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 22:32:00 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: 17%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 22:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.75 meters/second, 1601.1 km/hour, 994.9 miles/hour or 864.5 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' 27.7"||16.58 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 50.5"||994.79 mi||west||0° 11' 34.4"||13.26 mi||north||995.05 mi|
|24 hours||12° 34' 47.3"||865.20 mi||east||4° 40' 57.0"||321.74 mi||north||925.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 4:32 PM||2205 km||1370 miles||1191 nm||ENE|
|Easter Island *||Sat 5:32 PM||2321 km||1442 miles||1253 nm||S|
|Mexico City||Sat 4:32 PM||3016 km||1874 miles||1629 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Sat 4:32 PM||3051 km||1896 miles||1647 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Sat 4:32 PM||3079 km||1913 miles||1663 nm||NE|
|Adamstown||Sat 2:32 PM||3094 km||1922 miles||1670 nm||SW|
|Managua||Sat 4:32 PM||3207 km||1993 miles||1732 nm||NE|
|San Jose||Sat 4:32 PM||3262 km||2027 miles||1761 nm||ENE|
|Tegucigalpa||Sat 4:32 PM||3263 km||2028 miles||1762 nm||NE|
|Belmopan||Sat 4:32 PM||3394 km||2109 miles||1832 nm||NE|
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