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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 20%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 10, 2012 at 00:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 11' South, Longitude: 114° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.09 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.71 miwest0° 00' 12.2"0.24 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 29' 57.8"1002.27 miwest0° 12' 20.2"14.13 misouth1002.30 mi
24 hours12° 18' 17.8"850.59 mieast4° 54' 59.4"337.85 misouth912.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Palangka RayaSat 7:36 AM63 km39 miles34 nmWest W
BanjarmasinSat 8:36 AM126 km79 miles68 nmSouth S
BalikpapanSat 8:36 AM281 km174 miles152 nmEast-northeast ENE
SamarindaSat 8:36 AM350 km218 miles189 nmEast-northeast ENE
MamujuSat 8:36 AM493 km306 miles266 nmEast E
SurabayaSat 7:36 AM594 km369 miles321 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PaluSat 8:36 AM615 km382 miles332 nmEast-northeast ENE
KuchingSat 8:36 AM620 km385 miles335 nmNorthwest NW
PontianakSat 7:36 AM620 km385 miles335 nmWest-northwest WNW
MakassarSat 8:36 AM637 km396 miles344 nmEast-southeast ESE
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