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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

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 04:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 15' South, Longitude: 116° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.06 meters/second, 1541.0 km/hour, 957.5 miles/hour or 832.1 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' 56.4"957.35 miwest0° 08' 33.3"9.80 minorth957.74 mi
24 hours13° 38' 12.7"905.64 mieast3° 50' 20.3"263.93 minorth951.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MataramSat 12:40 PM850 km528 miles459 nmNorth N
DenpasarSat 12:40 PM852 km530 miles460 nmNorth N
RabaSat 12:40 PM894 km556 miles483 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingarajaSat 12:40 PM916 km569 miles495 nmNorth N
EndeSat 12:40 PM987 km613 miles533 nmNortheast NE
MalangSat 11:40 AM1006 km625 miles543 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KupangSat 12:40 PM1013 km630 miles547 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaSat 11:40 AM1079 km671 miles583 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurakartaSat 11:40 AM1151 km715 miles621 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SemarangSat 11:40 AM1227 km762 miles663 nmNorthwest NW
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