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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 phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:57 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:45 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 11:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 20' South, Longitude: 99° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.54 meters/second, 1535.6 km/hour, 954.1 miles/hour or 829.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"15.90 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.11 misouth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 26' 42.7"953.86 miwest0° 05' 55.1"6.78 misouth953.63 mi
24 hours13° 37' 32.0"899.76 mieast1° 52' 06.9"128.51 misouth904.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamWed 5:36 PM664 km412 miles358 nmNorth-northwest NNW
The SettlementWed 6:06 PM977 km607 miles528 nmNortheast NE
BandungWed 6:06 PM1422 km883 miles768 nmNortheast NE
JakartaWed 6:06 PM1447 km899 miles781 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengkuluWed 6:06 PM1519 km944 miles820 nmNorth N
PalembangWed 6:06 PM1672 km1039 miles903 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangWed 6:06 PM1733 km1077 miles935 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaWed 6:06 PM1782 km1107 miles962 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarWed 7:06 PM1915 km1190 miles1034 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeWed 7:06 PM2104 km1307 miles1136 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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