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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 18:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 19' South
Longitude: 90° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.51 meters/second, 1510.2 km/hour, 938.4 miles/hour or 815.5 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' 04.0"0.08 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 22' 13.7"938.21 miwest0° 04' 03.1"4.64 minorth938.42 mi
24 hours14° 51' 59.7"970.58 mieast2° 15' 18.4"155.11 minorth989.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JakartaMon 1:16 AM2293 km1425 miles1238 nmNortheast NE
BandungMon 1:16 AM2306 km1433 miles1245 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaMon 12:16 AM2359 km1466 miles1274 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandSun 11:16 PM2400 km1491 miles1296 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SingaporeMon 2:16 AM2708 km1682 miles1462 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurMon 2:16 AM2771 km1722 miles1496 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PerthMon 2:16 AM2898 km1801 miles1565 nmSoutheast SE
DenpasarMon 2:16 AM2918 km1813 miles1576 nmEast-northeast ENE
PontianakMon 1:16 AM2966 km1843 miles1602 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 11:46 PM3120 km1939 miles1685 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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