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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 30, 2014 at 5:32:00 AM.

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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, January 24, 2014 at 5:21 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 05:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 08' South, Longitude: 89° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.87 meters/second, 1547.5 km/hour, 961.6 miles/hour or 835.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"16.03 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miNorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 23' 49.3"961.40 miWest0° 08' 09.8"9.35 miNorth961.75 mi
24 hours14° 13' 59.7"950.46 miEast3° 43' 02.0"255.54 miNorth991.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluThu 12:32 PM1893 km1176 miles1022 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaThu 11:32 AM2040 km1267 miles1101 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaThu 12:32 PM2154 km1338 miles1163 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungThu 12:32 PM2192 km1362 miles1184 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeThu 1:32 PM2419 km1503 miles1306 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurThu 1:32 PM2439 km1516 miles1317 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 11:02 AM2647 km1645 miles1429 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleThu 10:32 AM2757 km1713 miles1489 nmNorthwest NW
PontianakThu 12:32 PM2763 km1717 miles1492 nmNortheast NE
Amsterdam IslandThu 10:32 AM2766 km1719 miles1494 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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