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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: 4%

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 Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 02:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 43' South, Longitude: 114° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.90 meters/second, 1497.2 km/hour, 930.3 miles/hour or 808.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.51 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.03 minorth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 22' 22.1"930.10 miwest0° 01' 51.7"2.13 minorth930.19 mi
24 hours14° 56' 15.4"966.62 mieast1° 26' 15.4"98.90 minorth976.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PerthThu 10:46 AM1255 km780 miles678 nmSouth S
DenpasarThu 10:46 AM1336 km830 miles721 nmNorth N
MalangThu 9:46 AM1418 km881 miles766 nmNorth N
SurabayaThu 9:46 AM1497 km930 miles808 nmNorth N
BandungThu 9:46 AM1689 km1049 miles912 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaThu 9:46 AM1804 km1121 miles974 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarThu 10:46 AM1808 km1123 miles976 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliThu 11:46 AM1808 km1124 miles976 nmNortheast NE
EuclaThu 11:31 AM1892 km1176 miles1022 nmSoutheast SE
DarwinThu 12:16 PM1982 km1232 miles1070 nmEast-northeast ENE
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