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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, January 12, 2013 at 4:30:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonFriday, January 11, 2013 at 7:45 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 04:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 17' South, Longitude: 118° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.00 meters/second, 1540.8 km/hour, 957.4 miles/hour or 832.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"15.96 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miNorth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 24' 55.6"957.22 miWest0° 08' 32.2"9.78 miNorth957.61 mi
24 hours13° 38' 33.0"905.91 miEast3° 50' 00.0"263.54 miNorth951.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KupangSat 12:30 PM839 km522 miles453 nmNortheast NE
RabaSat 12:30 PM862 km536 miles465 nmNorth N
EndeSat 12:30 PM871 km541 miles470 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MataramSat 12:30 PM908 km564 miles490 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DenpasarSat 12:30 PM938 km583 miles507 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SingarajaSat 12:30 PM998 km620 miles539 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliSat 1:30 PM1114 km692 miles601 nmNortheast NE
MalangSat 11:30 AM1150 km714 miles621 nmNorthwest NW
SurabayaSat 11:30 AM1207 km750 miles652 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarSat 12:30 PM1233 km766 miles666 nmNorth N

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