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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 phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 18' South, Longitude: 106° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.69 meters/second, 1510.9 km/hour, 938.8 miles/hour or 815.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.65 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.10 misouth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 22' 26.8"938.51 miwest0° 05' 23.7"6.19 misouth938.27 mi
24 hours15° 10' 15.8"990.51 mieast1° 27' 39.7"100.50 misouth991.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementWed 11:56 AM975 km606 miles526 nmNorth N
BandungWed 11:56 AM1377 km855 miles743 nmNorth N
SurakartaWed 11:56 AM1393 km866 miles752 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SemarangWed 11:56 AM1435 km892 miles775 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangWed 11:56 AM1436 km892 miles775 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaWed 11:56 AM1456 km905 miles786 nmNorth N
SurabayaWed 11:56 AM1506 km936 miles813 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarWed 12:56 PM1525 km948 miles824 nmNortheast NE
PerthWed 12:56 PM1702 km1058 miles919 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BengkuluWed 11:56 AM1768 km1099 miles955 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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