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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: 68%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:17 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, May 21, 2014 at 1:01 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, May 19, 2014 at 22:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 22' South, Longitude: 89° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.65 meters/second, 1564.7 km/hour, 972.3 miles/hour or 844.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.20 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 minorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 26' 42.8"972.13 miwest0° 08' 27.5"9.69 minorth972.46 mi
24 hours13° 04' 20.1"879.75 mieast3° 42' 45.1"255.18 minorth921.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluTue 5:48 AM1782 km1107 miles962 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaTue 4:48 AM1958 km1217 miles1057 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaTue 5:48 AM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungTue 5:48 AM2135 km1327 miles1153 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurTue 6:48 AM2287 km1421 miles1235 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeTue 6:48 AM2287 km1421 miles1235 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 4:18 AM2466 km1532 miles1331 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboTue 4:18 AM2471 km1535 miles1334 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleTue 3:48 AM2605 km1619 miles1406 nmNorthwest NW
SurabayaTue 5:48 AM2661 km1653 miles1437 nmEast-northeast ENE
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