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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: 68%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 1, 2013 at 21:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 55' South, Longitude: 97° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.07 meters/second, 1584.3 km/hour, 984.4 miles/hour or 855.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.41 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 misouth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 29' 26.7"984.28 miwest0° 10' 18.6"11.81 misouth984.06 mi
24 hours12° 31' 04.1"850.29 mieast3° 50' 25.6"264.02 misouth884.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamSat 4:28 AM141 km88 miles76 nmSouth-southwest SSW
The SettlementSat 4:58 AM911 km566 miles492 nmEast E
BengkuluSat 4:58 AM957 km594 miles517 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSat 4:58 AM1168 km726 miles631 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangSat 4:58 AM1200 km745 miles648 nmNortheast NE
BandungSat 4:58 AM1212 km753 miles654 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSat 5:58 AM1530 km950 miles826 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MedanSat 4:58 AM1611 km1001 miles870 nmNorth N
Kuala LumpurSat 5:58 AM1627 km1011 miles879 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangSat 4:58 AM1722 km1070 miles930 nmEast E
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