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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: 42%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:54 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, July 8, 2013 at 7:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 22:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 18' North, Longitude: 112° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.55 meters/second, 1596.8 km/hour, 992.2 miles/hour or 862.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.54 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 31' 58.6"992.13 miwest0° 09' 43.4"11.14 minorth991.96 mi
24 hours11° 12' 30.4"765.20 mieast3° 37' 18.8"248.96 minorth800.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kota KinabaluMon 6:54 AM508 km316 miles275 nmSoutheast SE
Nha TrangMon 5:54 AM519 km322 miles280 nmNorthwest NW
Pekan TutongMon 6:54 AM534 km332 miles289 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Bandar Seri BegawanMon 6:54 AM535 km332 miles289 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Kuala BelaitMon 6:54 AM542 km337 miles293 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MiriMon 6:54 AM556 km345 miles300 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Puerto PrincesaMon 6:54 AM645 km401 miles348 nmEast E
Ho Chi MinhMon 5:54 AM695 km432 miles375 nmWest-northwest WNW
Cần ThơMon 5:54 AM784 km487 miles423 nmWest W
KuchingMon 6:54 AM901 km560 miles486 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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