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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 11:48:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 56%

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 Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 30' South, Longitude: 87° 50' 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' 00.4"986.99 miWest0° 10' 06.5"11.58 miNorth987.30 mi
24 hours12° 35' 26.7"859.02 miEast4° 14' 15.2"291.20 miNorth911.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluWed 6:48 AM1714 km1065 miles926 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaWed 5:48 AM1717 km1067 miles927 nmWest W
MedanWed 6:48 AM1881 km1169 miles1015 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 5:18 AM2013 km1251 miles1087 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboWed 5:18 AM2021 km1256 miles1091 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurWed 7:48 AM2079 km1292 miles1123 nmNortheast NE
JakartaWed 6:48 AM2125 km1321 miles1148 nmEast E
SingaporeWed 7:48 AM2138 km1329 miles1155 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaleWed 4:48 AM2193 km1363 miles1184 nmNorthwest NW
BandungWed 6:48 AM2197 km1365 miles1186 nmEast E

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