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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: 3%

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 Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 06:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 48' South, Longitude: 100° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.42 meters/second, 1495.5 km/hour, 929.3 miles/hour or 807.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.49 miwest0° 00' 01.5"0.03 misouth15.49 mi
1 hour14° 21' 52.2"928.97 miwest0° 01' 27.7"1.68 misouth928.90 mi
24 hours15° 09' 15.2"980.01 mieast0° 08' 43.0"10.00 minorth980.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungThu 1:24 PM1724 km1071 miles931 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaThu 1:24 PM1766 km1097 miles953 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengkuluThu 1:24 PM1893 km1176 miles1022 nmNorth N
MalangThu 1:24 PM1948 km1211 miles1052 nmNortheast NE
PerthThu 2:24 PM1979 km1230 miles1068 nmSoutheast SE
SurabayaThu 1:24 PM2008 km1247 miles1084 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarThu 2:24 PM2089 km1298 miles1128 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeThu 2:24 PM2472 km1536 miles1335 nmNorth N
PontianakThu 1:24 PM2498 km1552 miles1349 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kuala LumpurThu 2:24 PM2651 km1647 miles1431 nmNorth N
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