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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 Monday, January 6, 2014 at 21:40:00 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: 37%

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 Monday, January 6, 2014 at 21:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 00' North, Longitude: 71° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.89 meters/second, 1612.4 km/hour, 1001.9 miles/hour or 870.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.21 minorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 12.7"1001.84 miwest0° 11' 14.6"12.88 minorth1001.83 mi
24 hours11° 47' 32.4"814.56 mieast4° 19' 17.5"296.95 minorth864.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San José del GuaviareMon 4:40 PM134 km83 miles73 nmWest-southwest WSW
MitúMon 4:40 PM240 km149 miles130 nmSoutheast SE
VillavicencioMon 4:40 PM268 km166 miles144 nmWest-northwest WNW
BogotaMon 4:40 PM337 km209 miles182 nmWest-northwest WNW
FlorenciaMon 4:40 PM480 km298 miles259 nmWest-southwest WSW
BucaramangaMon 4:40 PM492 km305 miles265 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManizalesMon 4:40 PM500 km311 miles270 nmWest-northwest WNW
PereiraMon 4:40 PM505 km314 miles273 nmWest-northwest WNW
Puerto AyacuchoMon 5:10 PM522 km324 miles282 nmNortheast NE
CúcutaMon 4:40 PM554 km344 miles299 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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