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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: 19%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:44 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 01:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 07' South, Longitude: 101° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.00 meters/second, 1515.6 km/hour, 941.7 miles/hour or 818.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.70 miwest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 misouth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 24' 11.1"941.42 miwest0° 05' 22.3"6.16 misouth941.18 mi
24 hours14° 37' 26.5"955.85 mieast1° 31' 28.2"104.87 misouth957.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungTue 8:34 AM1482 km921 miles800 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaTue 8:34 AM1529 km950 miles826 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengkuluTue 8:34 AM1695 km1053 miles915 nmNorth N
MalangTue 8:34 AM1697 km1054 miles916 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaTue 8:34 AM1756 km1091 miles948 nmNortheast NE
PalembangTue 8:34 AM1810 km1125 miles977 nmNorth N
DenpasarTue 9:34 AM1842 km1144 miles994 nmNortheast NE
PerthTue 9:34 AM1991 km1237 miles1075 nmSoutheast SE
PontianakTue 8:34 AM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeTue 9:34 AM2266 km1408 miles1223 nmNorth N

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