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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 15, 2012 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 04' South, Longitude: 99° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.99 meters/second, 1583.9 km/hour, 984.2 miles/hour or 855.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.40 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 misouth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 26' 53.6"984.01 miwest0° 11' 40.9"13.38 misouth983.80 mi
24 hours13° 33' 33.4"923.48 mieast4° 21' 19.4"299.39 misouth964.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamMon 11:18 AM345 km215 miles186 nmSouthwest SW
The SettlementMon 11:48 AM700 km435 miles378 nmEast E
BengkuluMon 11:48 AM768 km477 miles415 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaMon 11:48 AM936 km582 miles505 nmEast-northeast ENE
BekasiMon 11:48 AM949 km590 miles513 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungMon 11:48 AM980 km609 miles529 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangMon 11:48 AM990 km615 miles534 nmNortheast NE
SemarangMon 11:48 AM1271 km790 miles686 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurakartaMon 11:48 AM1300 km808 miles702 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeMon 12:48 PM1354 km841 miles731 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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