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 30, 2014 at 05:32:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 05:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 07' ||South|
|Longitude: ||89° 04' ||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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 23.7"||16.03 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||16.03 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 49.4"||961.47 mi||west||0° 08' 09.9"||9.36 mi||north||961.83 mi|
|24 hours||14° 13' 58.3"||950.51 mi||east||3° 43' 04.4"||255.60 mi||north||991.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bengkulu||Thu 12:32 PM||1914 km||1190 miles||1034 nm|| NE|
|Diego Garcia||Thu 11:32 AM||2010 km||1249 miles||1085 nm|| WNW|
|Jakarta||Thu 12:32 PM||2180 km||1354 miles||1177 nm|| ENE|
|Bandung||Thu 12:32 PM||2219 km||1379 miles||1198 nm|| ENE|
|Singapore||Thu 1:32 PM||2438 km||1515 miles||1317 nm|| NE|
|Kuala Lumpur||Thu 1:32 PM||2453 km||1524 miles||1325 nm|| NE|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Thu 11:02 AM||2635 km||1637 miles||1423 nm|| NNW|
|Colombo||Thu 11:02 AM||2640 km||1641 miles||1426 nm|| NNW|
|Male||Thu 10:32 AM||2738 km||1701 miles||1478 nm|| NW|
|Amsterdam Island||Thu 10:32 AM||2756 km||1712 miles||1488 nm|| SSW|
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