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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 phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 54' South, Longitude: 100° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.80 meters/second, 1586.9 km/hour, 986.1 miles/hour or 856.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.43 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 28' 07.4"985.93 miwest0° 11' 10.8"12.81 minorth986.29 mi
24 hours12° 27' 55.5"849.44 mieast4° 38' 38.4"319.14 minorth912.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamSun 11:50 AM496 km308 miles268 nmWest-southwest WSW
The SettlementSun 12:20 PM532 km331 miles287 nmEast E
BengkuluSun 12:20 PM693 km431 miles374 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaSun 12:20 PM778 km483 miles420 nmEast-northeast ENE
BekasiSun 12:20 PM790 km491 miles426 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSun 12:20 PM814 km506 miles439 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangSun 12:20 PM878 km546 miles474 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SemarangSun 12:20 PM1101 km684 miles594 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurakartaSun 12:20 PM1129 km702 miles610 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSun 1:20 PM1281 km796 miles692 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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