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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 Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 05:14:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, December 9, 2013 at 3:13 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 05:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 22' South, Longitude: 117° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.61 meters/second, 1510.6 km/hour, 938.6 miles/hour or 815.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.64 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.03 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 22' 41.5"938.37 miwest0° 01' 54.0"2.18 minorth938.47 mi
24 hours14° 47' 43.2"965.58 mieast1° 24' 08.1"96.45 minorth974.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KarrathaWed 1:14 PM158 km98 miles85 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port HedlandWed 1:14 PM175 km108 miles94 nmSoutheast SE
DenpasarWed 1:14 PM1203 km748 miles650 nmNorth N
MalangWed 12:14 PM1349 km838 miles729 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthWed 1:14 PM1402 km871 miles757 nmSouth S
SurabayaWed 12:14 PM1424 km885 miles769 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliWed 2:14 PM1496 km929 miles808 nmNortheast NE
MakassarWed 1:14 PM1591 km989 miles859 nmNorth N
DarwinWed 2:44 PM1643 km1021 miles887 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungWed 12:14 PM1727 km1073 miles932 nmNorthwest NW
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