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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: 56%
Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, May 14, 2014 at 7:16 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, May 21, 2014 at 12:59 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 29' South
Longitude: 87° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.28 meters/second, 1588.6 km/hour, 987.1 miles/hour or 857.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.45 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 28' 00.5"987.07 miwest0° 10' 06.6"11.58 minorth987.38 mi
24 hours12° 35' 25.7"859.06 mieast4° 14' 16.2"291.24 minorth911.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaWed 5:48 AM1685 km1047 miles910 nmWest W
BengkuluWed 6:48 AM1742 km1083 miles941 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanWed 6:48 AM1900 km1180 miles1026 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 5:18 AM2000 km1243 miles1080 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboWed 5:18 AM2005 km1246 miles1083 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurWed 7:48 AM2099 km1304 miles1133 nmNortheast NE
JakartaWed 6:48 AM2155 km1339 miles1163 nmEast E
SingaporeWed 7:48 AM2163 km1344 miles1168 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaleWed 4:48 AM2171 km1349 miles1172 nmNorthwest NW
BandungWed 6:48 AM2226 km1383 miles1202 nmEast E
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