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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 Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 15:36:00 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: 99%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at 15:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 19' South, Longitude: 117° 03' 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' 30.2"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 19.0"1002.52 miwest0° 11' 47.0"13.49 misouth1002.54 mi
24 hours12° 04' 56.6"835.06 mieast4° 39' 53.0"320.53 misouth892.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BalikpapanTue 11:36 PM121 km75 miles65 nmNorth N
SamarindaTue 11:36 PM202 km126 miles109 nmNorth N
MamujuTue 11:36 PM209 km130 miles113 nmEast E
BanjarmasinTue 11:36 PM294 km183 miles159 nmWest-southwest WSW
Palangka RayaTue 10:36 PM348 km216 miles188 nmWest W
PaluTue 11:36 PM351 km218 miles190 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakassarTue 11:36 PM408 km253 miles220 nmSoutheast SE
KendariTue 11:36 PM636 km395 miles343 nmEast-southeast ESE
SingarajaTue 11:36 PM674 km419 miles364 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MataramTue 11:36 PM700 km435 miles378 nmSouth S
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