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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 Friday, January 3, 2014 at 05:12:00 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: 5%

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 Friday, January 3, 2014 at 05:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 28' South, Longitude: 128° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.52 meters/second, 1560.7 km/hour, 969.8 miles/hour or 842.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"16.16 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 24' 48.4"969.60 miwest0° 09' 21.6"10.72 minorth969.98 mi
24 hours13° 43' 52.6"923.73 mieast4° 05' 01.9"280.70 minorth972.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DarwinFri 2:42 PM324 km202 miles175 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuaiFri 2:12 PM550 km342 miles297 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SameFri 2:12 PM558 km347 miles301 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BaucauFri 2:12 PM580 km360 miles313 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliFri 2:12 PM606 km377 miles327 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KupangFri 1:12 PM607 km377 miles328 nmNorthwest NW
EndeFri 1:12 PM863 km536 miles466 nmNorthwest NW
Tennant CreekFri 2:42 PM948 km589 miles512 nmSoutheast SE
KendariFri 1:12 PM1212 km753 miles654 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Alice SpringsFri 2:42 PM1288 km801 miles696 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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