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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 Thursday, January 2, 2014 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonWednesday, January 1, 2014 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, January 8, 2014 at 3:41 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 05:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 43' South, Longitude: 113° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.20 meters/second, 1534.3 km/hour, 953.4 miles/hour or 828.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.89 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 minorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 23' 14.0"953.18 miwest0° 06' 51.4"7.86 minorth953.50 mi
24 hours14° 25' 08.6"955.29 mieast3° 15' 04.2"223.53 minorth988.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DenpasarThu 1:14 PM919 km571 miles496 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MataramThu 1:14 PM956 km594 miles516 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangThu 12:14 PM967 km601 miles522 nmNorth N
SingarajaThu 1:14 PM977 km607 miles528 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurakartaThu 12:14 PM1046 km650 miles565 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurabayaThu 12:14 PM1046 km650 miles565 nmNorth N
SemarangThu 12:14 PM1117 km694 miles603 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BandungThu 12:14 PM1239 km770 miles669 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaThu 12:14 PM1357 km843 miles733 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarThu 1:14 PM1452 km902 miles784 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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