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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: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:32 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 06:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 38' South, Longitude: 94° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.55 meters/second, 1553.6 km/hour, 965.3 miles/hour or 838.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.2"16.09 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 25' 09.8"965.15 miwest0° 09' 44.6"11.17 misouth964.86 mi
24 hours14° 12' 51.9"951.44 mieast3° 23' 53.0"233.68 misouth972.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamTue 12:32 PM360 km224 miles194 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluTue 1:02 PM1452 km902 miles784 nmNortheast NE
JakartaTue 1:02 PM1616 km1004 miles872 nmNortheast NE
BandungTue 1:02 PM1639 km1019 miles885 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangTue 1:02 PM1690 km1050 miles913 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeTue 2:02 PM2024 km1257 miles1093 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurTue 2:02 PM2107 km1310 miles1138 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaTue 1:02 PM2123 km1319 miles1146 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakTue 1:02 PM2275 km1414 miles1228 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarTue 2:02 PM2323 km1443 miles1254 nmEast-northeast ENE
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