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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 Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 17:14:00 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: 2%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:21 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 17:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 39' South, Longitude: 93° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.42 meters/second, 1535.1 km/hour, 953.9 miles/hour or 828.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.90 miwest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 minorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 23' 20.6"953.66 miwest0° 06' 43.5"7.71 minorth953.96 mi
24 hours14° 28' 32.5"959.40 mieast3° 13' 03.4"221.22 minorth991.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsWed 11:14 AM1797 km1117 miles970 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaWed 12:14 PM1861 km1156 miles1005 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Wed 12:14 PM1988 km1235 miles1074 nmSouthwest SW
GuayaquilWed 12:14 PM2194 km1363 miles1184 nmNortheast NE
QuitoWed 12:14 PM2461 km1529 miles1329 nmNortheast NE
La PazWed 1:14 PM2721 km1691 miles1469 nmEast E
Rio BrancoWed 12:14 PM2891 km1796 miles1561 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Wed 2:14 PM2960 km1839 miles1598 nmSoutheast SE
SucreWed 1:14 PM3017 km1875 miles1629 nmEast E
San JoseWed 11:14 AM3122 km1940 miles1686 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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