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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: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:36 AM
Next phaseFull MoonSaturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:27 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 24, 2013 at 16:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 31' South, Longitude: 106° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.00 meters/second, 1519.2 km/hour, 944.0 miles/hour or 820.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.73 miwest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 misouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 23' 13.3"943.69 miwest0° 05' 15.7"6.03 misouth943.46 mi
24 hours14° 56' 46.0"980.34 mieast1° 27' 44.4"100.59 misouth981.20 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 11:24 PM889 km552 miles480 nmNorth N
BandungFri 11:24 PM1294 km804 miles699 nmNorth N
SurakartaFri 11:24 PM1320 km820 miles713 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SemarangFri 11:24 PM1359 km845 miles734 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangFri 11:24 PM1370 km852 miles740 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaFri 11:24 PM1372 km852 miles741 nmNorth N
SurabayaFri 11:24 PM1439 km894 miles777 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarSat 12:24 AM1471 km914 miles794 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluFri 11:24 PM1682 km1045 miles908 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PalembangFri 11:24 PM1724 km1071 miles931 nmNorth N
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