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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, September 23, 2014 at 2:18:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseThird QuarterTuesday, September 16, 2014 at 2:07 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, September 24, 2014 at 6:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 31' North, Longitude: 130° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.99 meters/second, 1620.0 km/hour, 1006.6 miles/hour or 874.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.8"16.78 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miSouth16.78 mi
1 hour14° 33' 55.9"1006.54 miWest0° 09' 28.8"10.86 miSouth1006.66 mi
24 hours10° 28' 18.2"723.64 miEast3° 50' 03.4"263.45 miSouth770.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SofifiTue 11:18 AM398 km247 miles215 nmWest-southwest WSW
TernateTue 11:18 AM413 km257 miles223 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManokwariTue 11:18 AM531 km330 miles287 nmSoutheast SE
ManadoTue 10:18 AM659 km409 miles356 nmWest W
MelekeokTue 11:18 AM704 km438 miles380 nmNortheast NE
General SantosTue 10:18 AM728 km453 miles393 nmWest-northwest WNW
AmbonTue 11:18 AM741 km460 miles400 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DavaoTue 10:18 AM754 km469 miles407 nmNorthwest NW
GorontaloTue 10:18 AM875 km544 miles472 nmWest-southwest WSW
KendariTue 10:18 AM1157 km719 miles624 nmSouthwest SW

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