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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 Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 00:28:00 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: 37%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, June 27, 2014 at 8:10 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, June 21, 2014 at 00:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 56' North, Longitude: 97° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.23 meters/second, 1602.8 km/hour, 995.9 miles/hour or 865.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.60 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 09.7"995.84 miwest0° 10' 14.1"11.72 minorth995.73 mi
24 hours11° 55' 46.4"819.16 mieast3° 51' 20.5"264.98 minorth857.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PhuketSat 7:28 AM138 km86 miles75 nmNortheast NE
Banda AcehSat 7:28 AM292 km182 miles158 nmWest-southwest WSW
Hat YaiSat 7:28 AM320 km199 miles173 nmEast E
Alor SetarSat 8:28 AM321 km200 miles173 nmEast-southeast ESE
George TownSat 8:28 AM348 km216 miles188 nmEast-southeast ESE
MedanSat 7:28 AM389 km242 miles210 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PematangsiantarSat 7:28 AM465 km289 miles251 nmSouth-southeast SSE
IpohSat 8:28 AM469 km291 miles253 nmEast-southeast ESE
Kuala LumpurSat 8:28 AM621 km386 miles335 nmSoutheast SE
SerembanSat 8:28 AM670 km416 miles362 nmSoutheast SE
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