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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 = Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 8:48:00 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: 30%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 08:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 09' South, Longitude: 113° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.52 meters/second, 1506.7 km/hour, 936.2 miles/hour or 813.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.60 miWest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 miNorth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 24' 40.7"935.93 miWest0° 03' 45.0"4.30 miNorth936.13 mi
24 hours13° 47' 23.4"895.60 miEast2° 03' 46.0"141.88 miNorth912.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DenpasarSat 4:48 PM1289 km801 miles696 nmNorth N
PerthSat 4:48 PM1333 km828 miles720 nmSouth S
MalangSat 3:48 PM1348 km838 miles728 nmNorth N
SurakartaSat 3:48 PM1416 km880 miles765 nmNorth N
SurabayaSat 3:48 PM1426 km886 miles770 nmNorth N
BandungSat 3:48 PM1586 km986 miles857 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaSat 3:48 PM1700 km1056 miles918 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarSat 4:48 PM1788 km1111 miles965 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliSat 5:48 PM1842 km1145 miles995 nmNortheast NE
EuclaSat 5:33 PM2015 km1252 miles1088 nmSoutheast SE

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