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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 Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 17:32:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 17:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 23' South, Longitude: 83° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.50 meters/second, 1560.6 km/hour, 969.7 miles/hour or 842.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"16.16 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 24' 25.8"969.54 miwest0° 09' 22.5"10.74 minorth969.91 mi
24 hours13° 57' 39.7"939.53 mieast4° 07' 06.9"283.09 minorth988.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaThu 12:32 PM716 km445 miles387 nmEast E
GuayaquilThu 12:32 PM1296 km806 miles700 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsThu 11:32 AM1536 km954 miles829 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoThu 12:32 PM1555 km966 miles839 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazThu 1:32 PM1687 km1049 miles911 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoThu 12:32 PM1749 km1087 miles944 nmEast E
SucreThu 1:32 PM2045 km1271 miles1104 nmEast-southeast ESE
BogotaThu 12:32 PM2247 km1396 miles1213 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaThu 12:32 PM2513 km1561 miles1357 nmNorth N
Santiago *Thu 2:32 PM2573 km1599 miles1390 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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