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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 05:42:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 05:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||106° 09' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.34 meters/second, 1534.8 km/hour, 953.7 miles/hour or 828.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 23.2"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 06.8"||0.13 mi||north||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 15.6"||953.55 mi||west||0° 06' 54.9"||7.93 mi||north||953.87 mi|
|24 hours||14° 24' 23.0"||954.79 mi||east||3° 16' 17.4"||224.95 mi||north||988.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|The Settlement||Thu 12:42 PM||684 km||425 miles||369 nm|| N|
|Bandung||Thu 12:42 PM||1089 km||677 miles||588 nm|| N|
|Surakarta||Thu 12:42 PM||1131 km||703 miles||611 nm|| NNE|
|Jakarta||Thu 12:42 PM||1166 km||724 miles||629 nm|| N|
|Semarang||Thu 12:42 PM||1166 km||725 miles||630 nm|| NNE|
|Malang||Thu 12:42 PM||1198 km||744 miles||647 nm|| NE|
|Surabaya||Thu 12:42 PM||1263 km||785 miles||682 nm|| NE|
|Denpasar||Thu 1:42 PM||1324 km||823 miles||715 nm|| NE|
|Bengkulu||Thu 12:42 PM||1486 km||923 miles||802 nm|| NNW|
|Palembang||Thu 12:42 PM||1520 km||944 miles||821 nm|| N|
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