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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, December 31, 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 phaseThird QuarterWednesday, December 25, 2013 at 1:49 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 05:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 32' South, Longitude: 83° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.08 meters/second, 1508.7 km/hour, 937.5 miles/hour or 814.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.62 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 minorth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 22' 30.1"937.16 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth937.17 mi
24 hours15° 03' 55.7"982.14 mieast0° 43' 46.3"50.18 minorth985.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaTue 11:14 AM1780 km1106 miles961 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandTue 10:14 AM2095 km1302 miles1131 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port LouisTue 9:14 AM2685 km1668 miles1450 nmWest W
MaleTue 10:14 AM2827 km1757 miles1527 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint-DenisTue 9:14 AM2895 km1799 miles1563 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 10:44 AM2944 km1829 miles1590 nmNorth N
JakartaTue 12:14 PM2959 km1839 miles1598 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurTue 1:14 PM3226 km2005 miles1742 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeTue 1:14 PM3228 km2006 miles1743 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaTue 9:14 AM3428 km2130 miles1851 nmWest-northwest WNW
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