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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 = Monday, January 7, 2013 at 12:16:00 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 phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, January 7, 2013 at 00:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 12' South, Longitude: 107° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.88 meters/second, 1544.0 km/hour, 959.4 miles/hour or 833.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.99 miWest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 miSouth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 26' 17.1"959.09 miWest0° 08' 10.8"9.38 miSouth958.80 mi
24 hours13° 52' 42.1"921.92 miEast2° 47' 30.4"191.99 miSouth934.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementMon 7:16 AM649 km403 miles350 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BandungMon 7:16 AM1028 km639 miles555 nmNorth N
SurakartaMon 7:16 AM1043 km648 miles563 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SemarangMon 7:16 AM1083 km673 miles585 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangMon 7:16 AM1100 km683 miles594 nmNortheast NE
JakartaMon 7:16 AM1113 km692 miles601 nmNorth N
SurabayaMon 7:16 AM1166 km725 miles630 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarMon 8:16 AM1218 km757 miles658 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluMon 7:16 AM1470 km913 miles793 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PalembangMon 7:16 AM1483 km921 miles801 nmNorth N

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