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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 Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 02:28:00 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: 3%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 02:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 42' South, Longitude: 120° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.20 meters/second, 1606.3 km/hour, 998.1 miles/hour or 867.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.63 miwest0° 00' 12.5"0.24 misouth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 28' 34.5"997.97 miwest0° 12' 35.9"14.43 misouth997.92 mi
24 hours12° 51' 10.4"886.06 mieast4° 55' 05.5"337.97 misouth944.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MakassarSun 10:28 AM96 km59 miles52 nmWest-southwest WSW
RantepaoSun 10:28 AM193 km120 miles104 nmNorth N
MamujuSun 10:28 AM264 km164 miles143 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KendariSun 10:28 AM275 km171 miles148 nmEast-northeast ENE
PaluSun 10:28 AM421 km262 miles228 nmNorth N
RabaSun 10:28 AM443 km275 miles239 nmSouth-southwest SSW
EndeSun 10:28 AM489 km304 miles264 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BalikpapanSun 10:28 AM531 km330 miles287 nmNorthwest NW
SamarindaSun 10:28 AM572 km355 miles309 nmNorthwest NW
MataramSun 10:28 AM621 km386 miles335 nmSouthwest SW

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