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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: 50%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, August 6, 2013 at 9:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:57 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 14' South, Longitude: 114° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.81 meters/second, 1536.5 km/hour, 954.7 miles/hour or 829.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"15.91 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 misouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 26' 47.0"954.52 miwest0° 06' 01.0"6.90 misouth954.29 mi
24 hours13° 35' 57.5"898.57 mieast1° 54' 47.3"131.59 misouth903.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DenpasarWed 6:06 PM952 km592 miles514 nmNorth N
MataramWed 6:06 PM975 km606 miles527 nmNorth N
SingarajaWed 6:06 PM1014 km630 miles547 nmNorth N
MalangWed 5:06 PM1039 km645 miles561 nmNorth N
SurabayaWed 5:06 PM1117 km694 miles603 nmNorth N
SurakartaWed 5:06 PM1141 km709 miles616 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SemarangWed 5:06 PM1214 km754 miles655 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BandungWed 5:06 PM1358 km844 miles733 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarWed 6:06 PM1446 km898 miles781 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaWed 5:06 PM1478 km918 miles798 nmNorthwest NW
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