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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: 84%
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 Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 21:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 00' South
Longitude: 93° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.82 meters/second, 1590.6 km/hour, 988.3 miles/hour or 858.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.47 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 27' 52.8"988.29 miwest0° 11' 12.6"12.84 minorth988.63 mi
24 hours12° 30' 10.1"854.26 mieast4° 36' 40.1"316.89 minorth915.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamThu 3:30 AM520 km323 miles281 nmSoutheast SE
BengkuluThu 4:00 AM1143 km710 miles617 nmEast-northeast ENE
PalembangThu 4:00 AM1428 km887 miles771 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedanThu 4:00 AM1513 km940 miles817 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaThu 4:00 AM1520 km944 miles821 nmEast E
BandungThu 4:00 AM1590 km988 miles858 nmEast E
SingaporeThu 5:00 AM1629 km1012 miles879 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurThu 5:00 AM1631 km1014 miles881 nmNortheast NE
PontianakThu 4:00 AM2033 km1263 miles1098 nmEast-northeast ENE
SurabayaThu 4:00 AM2147 km1334 miles1159 nmEast E
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