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 Friday, January 31, 2014 at 17:32:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:39 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:22 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 17:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.48 meters/second, 1585.7 km/hour, 985.3 miles/hour or 856.2 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' 25.7"||16.42 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 51.1"||985.28 mi||west||0° 11' 08.3"||12.76 mi||north||985.62 mi|
|24 hours||13° 22' 55.9"||913.69 mi||east||4° 38' 38.5"||319.15 mi||north||972.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rio Branco||Fri 12:32 PM||232 km||144 miles||125 nm||ESE|
|Porto Velho||Fri 1:32 PM||651 km||404 miles||351 nm||E|
|La Paz||Fri 1:32 PM||822 km||511 miles||444 nm||SSE|
|Lima||Fri 12:32 PM||850 km||528 miles||459 nm||WSW|
|Sucre||Fri 1:32 PM||1187 km||738 miles||641 nm||SSE|
|Manaus||Fri 1:32 PM||1277 km||793 miles||689 nm||ENE|
|Guayaquil||Fri 12:32 PM||1363 km||847 miles||736 nm||NW|
|Quito||Fri 12:32 PM||1388 km||862 miles||749 nm||NW|
|Cali||Fri 12:32 PM||1585 km||985 miles||856 nm||NNW|
|Bogota||Fri 12:32 PM||1608 km||999 miles||868 nm||NNW|
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