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 Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 21:46:00 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: 78%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 32' ||South|
|Longitude: ||88° 18' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.89 meters/second, 1605.2 km/hour, 997.4 miles/hour or 866.7 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' 30.7"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||south||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 43.6"||997.36 mi||west||0° 11' 15.8"||12.90 mi||south||997.26 mi|
|24 hours||11° 56' 23.6"||820.59 mi||east||4° 20' 43.8"||298.66 mi||south||869.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bengkulu||Fri 4:46 AM||1577 km||980 miles||851 nm|| E|
|Medan||Fri 4:46 AM||1607 km||998 miles||868 nm|| NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Fri 3:16 AM||1753 km||1089 miles||946 nm|| NNW|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 3:46 AM||1758 km||1092 miles||949 nm|| W|
|Colombo||Fri 3:16 AM||1759 km||1093 miles||950 nm|| NNW|
|Kuala Lumpur||Fri 5:46 AM||1833 km||1139 miles||990 nm|| NE|
|Palembang||Fri 4:46 AM||1867 km||1160 miles||1008 nm|| ENE|
|Singapore||Fri 5:46 AM||1932 km||1200 miles||1043 nm|| ENE|
|Male||Fri 2:46 AM||2027 km||1259 miles||1094 nm|| NW|
|Jakarta||Fri 4:46 AM||2048 km||1273 miles||1106 nm|| E|
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