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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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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 5:19 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 05:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 23.7"16.03 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 23' 49.4"961.41 miwest0° 08' 09.9"9.36 minorth961.76 mi
24 hours14° 13' 58.3"950.45 mieast3° 43' 04.4"255.58 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 PM1914 km1190 miles1034 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaThu 11:32 AM2010 km1249 miles1085 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaThu 12:32 PM2180 km1354 miles1177 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungThu 12:32 PM2219 km1379 miles1198 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeThu 1:32 PM2438 km1515 miles1317 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurThu 1:32 PM2453 km1524 miles1325 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteThu 11:02 AM2635 km1637 miles1423 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboThu 11:02 AM2640 km1641 miles1426 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleThu 10:32 AM2738 km1701 miles1478 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandThu 10:32 AM2756 km1712 miles1488 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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