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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 Friday, April 25, 2014 at 00:40:00 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: 21%

Previous phaseThird QuarterTuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:53 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, April 29, 2014 at 6:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, April 25, 2014 at 00:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 00' South, Longitude: 117° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.75 meters/second, 1608.3 km/hour, 999.4 miles/hour or 868.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.65 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 28' 54.3"999.27 miwest0° 11' 14.2"12.87 minorth999.47 mi
24 hours12° 21' 25.4"852.67 mieast4° 32' 43.9"312.32 minorth909.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MamujuFri 8:40 AM212 km132 miles114 nmNortheast NE
MakassarFri 8:40 AM245 km152 miles132 nmEast-southeast ESE
BalikpapanFri 8:40 AM314 km195 miles170 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BanjarmasinFri 8:40 AM334 km208 miles180 nmWest-northwest WNW
SamarindaFri 8:40 AM390 km242 miles210 nmNorth N
PaluFri 8:40 AM431 km268 miles233 nmNortheast NE
Palangka RayaFri 7:40 AM447 km277 miles241 nmWest-northwest WNW
RabaFri 8:40 AM510 km317 miles275 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SingarajaFri 8:40 AM525 km326 miles284 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MataramFri 8:40 AM530 km329 miles286 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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