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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 Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 23:48:00 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: 65%

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 Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 43' South, Longitude: 77° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.14 meters/second, 1530.5 km/hour, 951.0 miles/hour or 826.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.85 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 minorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 25' 42.5"950.78 miwest0° 04' 15.1"4.87 minorth950.98 mi
24 hours13° 35' 21.9"895.52 mieast2° 12' 18.1"151.63 minorth913.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaMon 5:48 AM1286 km799 miles695 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisMon 3:48 AM2150 km1336 miles1161 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandMon 4:48 AM2226 km1383 miles1202 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisMon 3:48 AM2369 km1472 miles1279 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleMon 4:48 AM2465 km1532 miles1331 nmNorth N
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 5:18 AM2731 km1697 miles1475 nmNorth N
VictoriaMon 3:48 AM2829 km1758 miles1527 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoMon 2:48 AM3196 km1986 miles1726 nmWest W
BengaluruMon 5:18 AM3394 km2109 miles1832 nmNorth N
JakartaMon 6:48 AM3407 km2117 miles1840 nmEast-northeast ENE
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