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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 = Friday, May 23, 2014 at 12:48:00 AM.

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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: 34%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, May 21, 2014 at 1:01 PM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, May 28, 2014 at 6:42 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 23, 2014 at 00:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 36' South, Longitude: 98° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.24 meters/second, 1613.7 km/hour, 1002.7 miles/hour or 871.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.71 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.21 miNorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 43.7"1002.61 miWest0° 11' 15.4"12.89 miNorth1002.71 mi
24 hours12° 02' 30.9"832.90 miEast4° 27' 04.4"305.84 miNorth886.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PadangFri 7:48 AM244 km152 miles132 nmEast E
BukittinggiFri 7:48 AM246 km153 miles133 nmEast E
PekanbaruFri 7:48 AM385 km239 miles208 nmEast-northeast ENE
PematangsiantarFri 7:48 AM407 km253 miles220 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MedanFri 7:48 AM466 km289 miles251 nmNorth N
Malacca CityFri 8:48 AM548 km341 miles296 nmNortheast NE
SerembanFri 8:48 AM552 km343 miles298 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurFri 8:48 AM569 km354 miles307 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluFri 7:48 AM576 km358 miles311 nmSoutheast SE
JambiFri 7:48 AM615 km382 miles332 nmEast E

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