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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: 96%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:25 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 6:59 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 26, 2013 at 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 57' South, Longitude: 106° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.91 meters/second, 1504.5 km/hour, 934.8 miles/hour or 812.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.58 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 minorth15.58 mi
1 hour14° 22' 19.2"934.63 miwest0° 02' 08.6"2.46 minorth934.74 mi
24 hours14° 51' 34.1"966.31 mieast1° 31' 03.5"104.39 minorth976.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SurakartaMon 1:26 AM1444 km897 miles780 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungMon 1:26 AM1444 km897 miles780 nmNorth N
MalangMon 1:26 AM1475 km917 miles797 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaMon 1:26 AM1527 km949 miles825 nmNorth N
SurabayaMon 1:26 AM1547 km961 miles835 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarMon 2:26 AM1550 km963 miles837 nmNortheast NE
PerthMon 2:26 AM1614 km1003 miles871 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BengkuluMon 1:26 AM1851 km1150 miles999 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PalembangMon 1:26 AM1888 km1173 miles1019 nmNorth N
MakassarMon 2:26 AM2140 km1330 miles1155 nmNortheast NE
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