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 11:14 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:40 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||995.06 mi|
|24 hours||12° 34' 45.7"||865.18 mi||east||4° 40' 57.1"||321.74 mi||north||925.71 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||2234 km||1388 miles||1206 nm||ENE|
|Easter Island *||Sat 5:32 PM||2320 km||1442 miles||1253 nm||S|
|Mexico City||Sat 4:32 PM||3026 km||1881 miles||1634 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Sat 4:32 PM||3070 km||1908 miles||1658 nm||NE|
|Adamstown||Sat 2:32 PM||3073 km||1909 miles||1659 nm||SW|
|San Salvador||Sat 4:32 PM||3100 km||1926 miles||1674 nm||NE|
|Managua||Sat 4:32 PM||3230 km||2007 miles||1744 nm||NE|
|Tegucigalpa||Sat 4:32 PM||3285 km||2041 miles||1774 nm||NE|
|San Jose||Sat 4:32 PM||3287 km||2042 miles||1775 nm||ENE|
|Belmopan||Sat 4:32 PM||3413 km||2120 miles||1843 nm||NE|
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