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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 4:56:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 98%

Previous phaseFull MoonTuesday, April 15, 2014 at 7:44 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterTuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:53 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 36' South, Longitude: 122° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.15 meters/second, 1559.4 km/hour, 968.9 miles/hour or 842.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.2"16.15 miWest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 miSouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 28' 17.6"968.70 miWest0° 07' 06.1"8.14 miSouth968.48 mi
24 hours12° 56' 59.7"866.87 miEast2° 26' 46.3"168.20 miSouth878.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KupangThu 12:56 AM497 km309 miles269 nmNorth N
SuaiThu 1:56 AM640 km397 miles345 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EndeThu 12:56 AM652 km405 miles352 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SameThu 1:56 AM689 km428 miles372 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliThu 1:56 AM731 km454 miles395 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BaucauThu 1:56 AM783 km486 miles423 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RabaThu 12:56 AM819 km509 miles442 nmNorthwest NW
DarwinThu 2:26 AM893 km555 miles482 nmEast-northeast ENE
MataramThu 12:56 AM996 km619 miles538 nmNorthwest NW
DenpasarThu 12:56 AM1064 km661 miles574 nmNorthwest NW

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