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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 Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 16:56:00 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

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 AM650 km404 miles351 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 AM817 km507 miles441 nmNorthwest NW
DarwinThu 2:26 AM893 km555 miles482 nmEast-northeast ENE
MataramThu 12:56 AM996 km619 miles538 nmNorthwest NW
DenpasarThu 12:56 AM1062 km660 miles573 nmNorthwest NW
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