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.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 20:46:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 86%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 20:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 45' ||South|
|Longitude: ||91° 19' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.04 meters/second, 1616.6 km/hour, 1004.5 miles/hour or 872.9 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' 31.5"||16.74 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 37.4"||1004.45 mi||west||0° 11' 36.8"||13.30 mi||south||1004.48 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 58.6"||795.12 mi||east||4° 36' 08.2"||316.25 mi||south||854.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Banda Aceh||Thu 3:46 AM||923 km||573 miles||498 nm|| NNE|
|Medan||Thu 3:46 AM||1009 km||627 miles||545 nm|| NE|
|Bengkulu||Thu 3:46 AM||1237 km||769 miles||668 nm|| E|
|Kuala Lumpur||Thu 4:46 AM||1275 km||792 miles||688 nm|| ENE|
|Singapore||Thu 4:46 AM||1435 km||891 miles||775 nm|| ENE|
|Palembang||Thu 3:46 AM||1501 km||933 miles||811 nm|| E|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Thu 2:16 AM||1586 km||986 miles||857 nm|| NW|
|Colombo||Thu 2:16 AM||1593 km||990 miles||860 nm|| NW|
|Jakarta||Thu 3:46 AM||1788 km||1111 miles||965 nm|| ESE|
|Bandung||Thu 3:46 AM||1896 km||1178 miles||1024 nm|| ESE|
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