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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: 64%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:19 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:16 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at 10:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 33' South, Longitude: 119° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.69 meters/second, 1550.5 km/hour, 963.4 miles/hour or 837.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.06 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 misouth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 27' 08.6"963.14 miwest0° 07' 43.7"8.86 misouth962.88 mi
24 hours13° 32' 31.0"902.49 mieast2° 39' 25.7"182.72 misouth914.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KupangWed 6:56 PM741 km461 miles400 nmNortheast NE
EndeWed 6:56 PM777 km483 miles419 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RabaWed 6:56 PM790 km491 miles426 nmNorth N
MataramWed 6:56 PM856 km532 miles462 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DenpasarWed 6:56 PM893 km555 miles482 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuaiWed 7:56 PM929 km577 miles502 nmNortheast NE
SingarajaWed 6:56 PM954 km593 miles515 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SameWed 7:56 PM984 km611 miles531 nmNortheast NE
DiliWed 7:56 PM1016 km631 miles549 nmNortheast NE
MalangWed 5:56 PM1116 km693 miles602 nmNorthwest NW

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