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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 Monday, January 14, 2013 at 05:30:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 8%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 14, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 47' South, Longitude: 130° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.77 meters/second, 1597.6 km/hour, 992.7 miles/hour or 862.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"16.54 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 28' 59.4"992.60 miwest0° 11' 42.3"13.41 minorth992.92 mi
24 hours12° 05' 09.7"828.32 mieast4° 45' 39.3"327.14 minorth894.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BaucauMon 2:30 PM506 km314 miles273 nmWest W
DarwinMon 3:00 PM518 km322 miles280 nmSouth S
AmbonMon 2:30 PM549 km341 miles296 nmNorthwest NW
DiliMon 2:30 PM603 km375 miles325 nmWest W
SameMon 2:30 PM604 km375 miles326 nmWest-southwest WSW
SuaiMon 2:30 PM654 km406 miles353 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManokwariMon 2:30 PM837 km520 miles452 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KupangMon 1:30 PM856 km532 miles462 nmWest-southwest WSW
SofifiMon 2:30 PM1016 km632 miles549 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KendariMon 1:30 PM1028 km639 miles555 nmWest-northwest WNW

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