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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 23, 2014 at 23:18:00 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: 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
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 AM1783 km1108 miles963 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangFri 6:18 AM1893 km1176 miles1022 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurabayaFri 6:18 AM1914 km1189 miles1034 nmEast-northeast ENE

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