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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: 3%

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 Sunday, January 13, 2013 at 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 07' South, Longitude: 106° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.00 meters/second, 1573.2 km/hour, 977.5 miles/hour or 849.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.29 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 27' 07.1"977.40 miwest0° 10' 40.5"12.23 minorth977.80 mi
24 hours12° 46' 23.3"863.88 mieast4° 30' 01.7"309.31 minorth923.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementSun 1:20 PM187 km116 miles101 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TasikmalayaSun 1:20 PM578 km359 miles312 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungSun 1:20 PM597 km371 miles322 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BogorSun 1:20 PM618 km384 miles334 nmNorth N
CirebonSun 1:20 PM648 km403 miles350 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BekasiSun 1:20 PM657 km408 miles355 nmNorth N
SerangSun 1:20 PM664 km413 miles358 nmNorth N
YogyakartaSun 1:20 PM665 km413 miles359 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSun 1:20 PM665 km413 miles359 nmNorth N
TegalSun 1:20 PM666 km414 miles360 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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