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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, March 11, 2013 at 04:14:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, March 11, 2013 at 04:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 33' South, Longitude: 109° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.22 meters/second, 1613.6 km/hour, 1002.6 miles/hour or 871.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 30.4"1002.56 miwest0° 11' 47.2"13.50 minorth1002.73 mi
24 hours11° 39' 48.7"805.97 mieast4° 41' 29.1"322.34 minorth868.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PontianakMon 11:14 AM282 km175 miles152 nmNorth N
Pangkal PinangMon 11:14 AM397 km247 miles215 nmWest W
KuchingMon 12:14 PM462 km287 miles249 nmNorth N
Palangka RayaMon 11:14 AM476 km295 miles257 nmEast E
PekalonganMon 11:14 AM480 km298 miles259 nmSouth S
TegalMon 11:14 AM480 km298 miles259 nmSouth S
CirebonMon 11:14 AM481 km299 miles260 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KudusMon 11:14 AM482 km300 miles260 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SemarangMon 11:14 AM496 km308 miles268 nmSouth S
BekasiMon 11:14 AM503 km312 miles271 nmSouthwest SW
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