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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, November 17, 2012 at 8:06:00 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: 17%

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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 08:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 54' South, Longitude: 105° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.62 meters/second, 1517.8 km/hour, 943.1 miles/hour or 819.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.72 miWest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 miNorth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 24' 27.8"942.89 miWest0° 05' 50.2"6.69 miNorth943.19 mi
24 hours13° 47' 20.1"902.42 miEast2° 50' 38.3"195.58 miNorth930.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementSat 3:06 PM939 km584 miles507 nmNorth N
BandungSat 3:06 PM1343 km834 miles725 nmNorth N
SurakartaSat 3:06 PM1374 km854 miles742 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SemarangSat 3:06 PM1416 km880 miles765 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaSat 3:06 PM1418 km881 miles766 nmNorth N
MalangSat 3:06 PM1426 km886 miles770 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaSat 3:06 PM1500 km932 miles810 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarSat 4:06 PM1534 km953 miles829 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluSat 3:06 PM1712 km1064 miles925 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PalembangSat 3:06 PM1764 km1096 miles952 nmNorth N

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