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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: 21%

Previous phaseThird QuarterTuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:52 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, April 29, 2014 at 6:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, April 25, 2014 at 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 02' South, Longitude: 119° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.73 meters/second, 1608.2 km/hour, 999.3 miles/hour or 868.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.65 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 28' 54.2"999.23 miwest0° 11' 14.0"12.86 minorth999.43 mi
24 hours12° 21' 28.7"852.70 mieast4° 32' 42.3"312.29 minorth909.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RantepaoFri 8:30 AM121 km75 miles65 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MakassarFri 8:30 AM125 km78 miles68 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MamujuFri 8:30 AM173 km108 miles94 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KendariFri 8:30 AM317 km197 miles171 nmEast E
PaluFri 8:30 AM347 km216 miles188 nmNorth N
BalikpapanFri 8:30 AM440 km273 miles238 nmNorthwest NW
SamarindaFri 8:30 AM480 km298 miles259 nmNorthwest NW
RabaFri 8:30 AM499 km310 miles269 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BanjarmasinFri 8:30 AM569 km354 miles307 nmWest W
EndeFri 8:30 AM577 km358 miles312 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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