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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: 98%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, July 16, 2013 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, July 22, 2013 at 6:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, July 21, 2013 at 15:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 30' South, Longitude: 116° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.86 meters/second, 1518.7 km/hour, 943.7 miles/hour or 820.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.8"15.73 miwest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 minorth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 22' 53.9"943.41 miwest0° 05' 19.2"6.10 minorth943.68 mi
24 hours14° 37' 24.3"959.26 mieast2° 43' 11.9"187.05 minorth984.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KarrathaSun 11:10 PM248 km154 miles134 nmSouth S
DenpasarSun 11:10 PM1098 km682 miles593 nmNorth N
MalangSun 10:10 PM1235 km768 miles667 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurabayaSun 10:10 PM1311 km814 miles708 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurakartaSun 10:10 PM1363 km847 miles736 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SemarangSun 10:10 PM1439 km894 miles777 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DiliMon 12:10 AM1470 km913 miles794 nmNortheast NE
PerthSun 11:10 PM1491 km927 miles805 nmSouth S
MakassarSun 11:10 PM1511 km939 miles816 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BandungSun 10:10 PM1608 km999 miles868 nmNorthwest NW

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