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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: 6%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 8, 2013 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 23' North, Longitude: 117° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.16 meters/second, 1617.0 km/hour, 1004.7 miles/hour or 873.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 28.9"1004.73 miwest0° 11' 24.7"13.07 minorth1004.81 mi
24 hours11° 20' 39.0"784.72 mieast4° 29' 11.8"308.30 minorth842.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SangattaMon 10:24 AM48 km30 miles26 nmEast-northeast ENE
SamarindaMon 10:24 AM97 km60 miles52 nmSouth S
BalikpapanMon 10:24 AM183 km114 miles99 nmSouth S
PaluMon 10:24 AM336 km209 miles181 nmEast-southeast ESE
MamujuMon 10:24 AM390 km242 miles211 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Palangka RayaMon 9:24 AM457 km284 miles247 nmSouthwest SW
BanjarmasinMon 10:24 AM497 km309 miles268 nmSouthwest SW
Bandar Seri BegawanMon 10:24 AM558 km347 miles301 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Pekan TutongMon 10:24 AM561 km349 miles303 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MiriMon 10:24 AM565 km351 miles305 nmNorthwest NW
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