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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 28%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 24, 2014 at 1:46 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, March 30, 2014 at 6:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 48' South, Longitude: 110° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.66 meters/second, 1554.0 km/hour, 965.6 miles/hour or 839.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.09 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 26' 06.1"965.41 miwest0° 07' 32.9"8.65 minorth965.73 mi
24 hours13° 25' 41.1"898.09 mieast3° 26' 09.5"236.20 minorth934.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementWed 7:30 AM749 km465 miles404 nmNorthwest NW
MalangWed 7:30 AM778 km483 miles420 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurakartaWed 7:30 AM804 km499 miles434 nmNorth N
DenpasarWed 8:30 AM821 km510 miles443 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaWed 7:30 AM855 km531 miles462 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingarajaWed 8:30 AM867 km538 miles468 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SemarangWed 7:30 AM867 km539 miles468 nmNorth N
MataramWed 8:30 AM885 km550 miles478 nmNortheast NE
BandungWed 7:30 AM946 km588 miles511 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaWed 7:30 AM1061 km659 miles573 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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