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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 Friday, January 31, 2014 at 05:42:00 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

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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:23 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 05:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 23' South, Longitude: 101° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.17 meters/second, 1573.8 km/hour, 977.9 miles/hour or 849.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"16.30 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 25' 07.8"977.78 miwest0° 10' 23.1"11.90 minorth978.14 mi
24 hours13° 40' 05.1"926.88 mieast4° 25' 54.6"304.58 minorth981.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamFri 12:12 PM471 km293 miles254 nmWest W
The SettlementFri 12:42 PM502 km312 miles271 nmEast E
BengkuluFri 12:42 PM848 km527 miles458 nmNorth N
JakartaFri 12:42 PM850 km528 miles459 nmNortheast NE
BekasiFri 12:42 PM858 km533 miles463 nmNortheast NE
BandungFri 12:42 PM863 km536 miles466 nmNortheast NE
PalembangFri 12:42 PM1010 km627 miles545 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SemarangFri 12:42 PM1127 km700 miles608 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurakartaFri 12:42 PM1144 km711 miles618 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalangFri 12:42 PM1326 km824 miles716 nmEast-northeast ENE
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