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 Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 23:32:00 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: 27%
|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 Sunday, January 5, 2014 at 23:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.93 meters/second, 1612.6 km/hour, 1002.0 miles/hour or 870.7 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' 29.3"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 18.1"||1002.01 mi||west||0° 11' 42.8"||13.41 mi||north||1002.13 mi|
|24 hours||12° 04' 41.9"||835.33 mi||east||4° 36' 08.6"||316.24 mi||north||893.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Acapulco||Sun 5:32 PM||2338 km||1452 miles||1262 nm||NNE|
|Galapagos Islands||Sun 5:32 PM||2375 km||1476 miles||1283 nm||E|
|Guadalajara||Sun 5:32 PM||2561 km||1591 miles||1383 nm||NNE|
|Mexico City||Sun 5:32 PM||2625 km||1631 miles||1417 nm||NNE|
|Guatemala||Sun 5:32 PM||2851 km||1772 miles||1540 nm||NE|
|Easter Island *||Sun 6:32 PM||2865 km||1780 miles||1547 nm||S|
|San Salvador||Sun 5:32 PM||2913 km||1810 miles||1573 nm||NE|
|Managua||Sun 5:32 PM||3104 km||1929 miles||1676 nm||ENE|
|Tegucigalpa||Sun 5:32 PM||3115 km||1936 miles||1682 nm||NE|
|Belmopan||Sun 5:32 PM||3178 km||1974 miles||1716 nm||NE|
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