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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 19:30:00 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 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 04' South, Longitude: 111° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.10 meters/second, 1562.8 km/hour, 971.1 miles/hour or 843.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"16.18 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 24' 32.2"970.89 miwest0° 09' 33.1"10.95 minorth971.26 mi
24 hours13° 54' 51.7"937.57 mieast4° 10' 32.6"287.01 minorth987.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Thu 2:30 PM1573 km977 miles849 nmSouth S
AdamstownThu 11:30 AM2333 km1450 miles1260 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsThu 1:30 PM2796 km1737 miles1510 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaThu 2:30 PM3779 km2348 miles2041 nmEast E
Mexico CityThu 1:30 PM3854 km2395 miles2081 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 1:30 PM3858 km2397 miles2083 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 1:30 PM3872 km2406 miles2091 nmNortheast NE
QuitoThu 2:30 PM3941 km2449 miles2128 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaThu 1:30 PM3968 km2466 miles2143 nmNortheast NE
San JoseThu 1:30 PM3984 km2476 miles2151 nmNortheast NE

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