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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 7:44 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, January 18, 2013 at 11:45 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 01' South, Longitude: 92° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.65 meters/second, 1543.1 km/hour, 958.9 miles/hour or 833.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.98 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 25' 04.6"958.73 miwest0° 08' 43.5"10.00 minorth959.13 mi
24 hours13° 34' 46.8"903.01 mieast3° 53' 43.0"267.81 minorth949.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamSat 12:50 PM657 km409 miles355 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluSat 1:20 PM1736 km1079 miles938 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSat 1:20 PM1923 km1195 miles1038 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSat 1:20 PM1948 km1210 miles1052 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangSat 1:20 PM1984 km1233 miles1072 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSat 2:20 PM2296 km1427 miles1240 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSat 2:20 PM2357 km1464 miles1273 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Diego GarciaSat 12:20 PM2369 km1472 miles1279 nmWest-northwest WNW
SurabayaSat 1:20 PM2428 km1508 miles1311 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakSat 1:20 PM2575 km1600 miles1390 nmNortheast NE
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