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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 11:18:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 53%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, January 16, 2014 at 4:54 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 23, 2014 at 23:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 56' South, Longitude: 95° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.90 meters/second, 1580.0 km/hour, 981.8 miles/hour or 853.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.36 miWest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 miSouth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 30' 13.0"981.59 miWest0° 08' 39.0"9.91 miSouth981.38 mi
24 hours12° 16' 04.2"830.30 miEast3° 11' 19.0"219.21 miSouth853.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamFri 5:48 AM106 km66 miles57 nmEast-southeast ESE
BengkuluFri 6:18 AM1138 km707 miles614 nmNortheast NE
JakartaFri 6:18 AM1355 km842 miles732 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangFri 6:18 AM1387 km862 miles749 nmNortheast NE
BandungFri 6:18 AM1395 km867 miles753 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeFri 7:18 AM1703 km1058 miles919 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MedanFri 6:18 AM1742 km1082 miles941 nmNorth N
Kuala LumpurFri 7:18 AM1786 km1110 miles964 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangFri 6:18 AM1881 km1169 miles1016 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurabayaFri 6:18 AM1914 km1189 miles1034 nmEast-northeast ENE

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