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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 06:32:00 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 06:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 14' South, Longitude: 89° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.41 meters/second, 1574.7 km/hour, 978.5 miles/hour or 850.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.31 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 25' 10.7"978.32 miwest0° 10' 26.7"11.97 minorth978.69 mi
24 hours13° 38' 52.1"925.97 mieast4° 26' 59.0"305.81 minorth981.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluFri 1:32 PM1665 km1034 miles899 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaFri 12:32 PM1887 km1173 miles1019 nmWest-northwest WNW
MedanFri 1:32 PM1950 km1211 miles1053 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PalembangFri 1:32 PM1950 km1212 miles1053 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaFri 1:32 PM2024 km1258 miles1093 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungFri 1:32 PM2084 km1295 miles1126 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurFri 2:32 PM2112 km1312 miles1140 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeFri 2:32 PM2137 km1328 miles1154 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 12:02 PM2250 km1398 miles1215 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboFri 12:02 PM2255 km1401 miles1218 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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