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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: 9%

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 Monday, January 14, 2013 at 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 25' South, Longitude: 104° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.21 meters/second, 1599.2 km/hour, 993.7 miles/hour or 863.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"16.56 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 29' 07.5"993.58 miwest0° 11' 45.2"13.46 minorth993.89 mi
24 hours12° 02' 16.2"825.71 mieast4° 46' 09.7"327.72 minorth891.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SerangMon 2:20 PM239 km148 miles129 nmNortheast NE
Bandar LampungMon 2:20 PM240 km149 miles130 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BogorMon 2:20 PM272 km169 miles147 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaMon 2:20 PM298 km185 miles161 nmEast-northeast ENE
BekasiMon 2:20 PM312 km194 miles168 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungMon 2:20 PM354 km220 miles191 nmEast E
The SettlementMon 2:20 PM366 km227 miles198 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TasikmalayaMon 2:20 PM423 km263 miles228 nmEast E
CirebonMon 2:20 PM460 km286 miles248 nmEast E
BengkuluMon 2:20 PM468 km291 miles253 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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