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 Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 05:52:00 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: 100%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:53 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Friday, January 24, 2014 at 5:19 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 16, 2014 at 05:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.26 meters/second, 1556.1 km/hour, 966.9 miles/hour or 840.2 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' 32.2"||16.12 mi||west||0° 00' 05.7"||0.11 mi||south||16.12 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 17.7"||966.74 mi||west||0° 05' 48.9"||6.66 mi||south||966.99 mi|
|24 hours||10° 57' 08.3"||728.35 mi||east||2° 37' 41.3"||180.69 mi||south||754.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Roatán||Wed 11:52 PM||40 km||25 miles||22 nm||NNW|
|La Ceiba||Wed 11:52 PM||51 km||32 miles||28 nm||WSW|
|Tela||Wed 11:52 PM||118 km||74 miles||64 nm||WSW|
|Choloma||Wed 11:52 PM||175 km||109 miles||94 nm||WSW|
|San Pedro Sula||Wed 11:52 PM||187 km||116 miles||101 nm||WSW|
|Dangriga||Wed 11:52 PM||225 km||140 miles||122 nm||WNW|
|Tegucigalpa||Wed 11:52 PM||231 km||144 miles||125 nm||SSW|
|Belize City||Wed 11:52 PM||256 km||159 miles||138 nm||NW|
|Punta Gorda||Wed 11:52 PM||261 km||162 miles||141 nm||W|
|San Pedro||Wed 11:52 PM||272 km||169 miles||147 nm||NW|
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