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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: 59%

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 Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 23:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 58' South, Longitude: 95° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.99 meters/second, 1602.0 km/hour, 995.4 miles/hour or 865.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.59 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 29' 46.2"995.40 miwest0° 11' 11.2"12.81 minorth995.68 mi
24 hours11° 49' 11.4"811.64 mieast4° 32' 30.4"312.10 minorth872.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamFri 5:30 AM589 km366 miles318 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BengkuluFri 6:00 AM820 km509 miles443 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangFri 6:00 AM1110 km689 miles599 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanFri 6:00 AM1216 km756 miles657 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaFri 6:00 AM1247 km775 miles673 nmEast E
SingaporeFri 7:00 AM1295 km805 miles699 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurFri 7:00 AM1307 km812 miles706 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungFri 6:00 AM1330 km826 miles718 nmEast E
PontianakFri 6:00 AM1711 km1063 miles924 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurabayaFri 6:00 AM1897 km1179 miles1024 nmEast E
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