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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 phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:33 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:54 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 23, 2013 at 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 21' South
Longitude: 100° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.38 meters/second, 1509.8 km/hour, 938.1 miles/hour or 815.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.1"15.64 miwest0° 00' 03.8"0.07 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 22' 12.3"937.93 miwest0° 03' 57.1"4.53 minorth938.13 mi
24 hours14° 52' 54.8"971.32 mieast2° 13' 09.8"152.65 minorth989.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungMon 12:36 AM1601 km995 miles864 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaMon 12:36 AM1635 km1016 miles883 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengkuluMon 12:36 AM1739 km1080 miles939 nmNorth N
MalangMon 12:36 AM1861 km1157 miles1005 nmNortheast NE
PalembangMon 12:36 AM1882 km1169 miles1016 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurabayaMon 12:36 AM1917 km1191 miles1035 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarMon 1:36 AM2020 km1255 miles1091 nmNortheast NE
PerthMon 1:36 AM2109 km1310 miles1139 nmSoutheast SE
SingaporeMon 1:36 AM2321 km1442 miles1253 nmNorth N
PontianakMon 12:36 AM2367 km1471 miles1278 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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