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 Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 21:40:00 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: 48%
|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 Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at 21:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.16 meters/second, 1602.6 km/hour, 995.8 miles/hour or 865.3 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' 30.7"||16.60 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||north||16.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 46.9"||995.75 mi||west||0° 10' 14.8"||11.74 mi||north||995.63 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 09.3"||798.36 mi||east||3° 50' 38.1"||264.20 mi||north||837.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Georgetown||Tue 5:40 PM||210 km||131 miles||114 nm||ESE|
|Linden||Tue 5:40 PM||239 km||149 miles||129 nm||SE|
|New Amsterdam||Tue 5:40 PM||299 km||186 miles||161 nm||ESE|
|San Fernando||Tue 5:40 PM||364 km||226 miles||197 nm||NNW|
|Nieuw Nickerie||Tue 6:40 PM||366 km||227 miles||198 nm||ESE|
|Chaguanas||Tue 5:40 PM||385 km||239 miles||208 nm||NNW|
|Ciudad Bolívar||Tue 5:10 PM||402 km||250 miles||217 nm||WNW|
|Port of Spain||Tue 5:40 PM||403 km||251 miles||218 nm||NNW|
|Scarborough||Tue 5:40 PM||434 km||269 miles||234 nm||N|
|Maturín||Tue 5:10 PM||441 km||274 miles||238 nm||NW|
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