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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: 62%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, August 14, 2013 at 10:58 AM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 11:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 15' South, Longitude: 101° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.09 meters/second, 1515.9 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.70 miwest0° 00' 03.1"0.06 misouth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 25' 06.1"941.65 miwest0° 03' 07.2"3.58 misouth941.51 mi
24 hours14° 10' 47.4"926.08 mieast0° 39' 19.2"45.08 misouth925.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BandungThu 6:56 PM1501 km932 miles810 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaThu 6:56 PM1548 km962 miles836 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengkuluThu 6:56 PM1710 km1063 miles924 nmNorth N
MalangThu 6:56 PM1717 km1067 miles927 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaThu 6:56 PM1776 km1104 miles959 nmNortheast NE
PalembangThu 6:56 PM1827 km1135 miles987 nmNorth N
DenpasarThu 7:56 PM1861 km1157 miles1005 nmNortheast NE
PerthThu 7:56 PM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmSoutheast SE
PontianakThu 6:56 PM2279 km1416 miles1231 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SingaporeThu 7:56 PM2282 km1418 miles1232 nmNorth N
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