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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: 44%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:15 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 02' South, Longitude: 107° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.27 meters/second, 1588.6 km/hour, 987.1 miles/hour or 857.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.45 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 minorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 29' 24.0"986.98 miwest0° 10' 21.3"11.86 minorth987.32 mi
24 hours11° 57' 58.6"815.10 mieast4° 18' 27.9"296.03 minorth871.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
The SettlementFri 6:24 AM223 km139 miles120 nmWest-southwest WSW
TasikmalayaFri 6:24 AM306 km190 miles165 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungFri 6:24 AM344 km214 miles186 nmNorth N
CirebonFri 6:24 AM374 km233 miles202 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegalFri 6:24 AM386 km240 miles208 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YogyakartaFri 6:24 AM388 km241 miles209 nmNortheast NE
BogorFri 6:24 AM396 km246 miles214 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PekalonganFri 6:24 AM409 km254 miles221 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BekasiFri 6:24 AM426 km265 miles230 nmNorth N
JakartaFri 6:24 AM440 km273 miles237 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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