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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 11:56:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 is currently 421.09 meters/second, 1515.9 kilometres/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.5 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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.

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BantamThu 6:26 PM949 km590 miles512 nmNorthwest NW
BandungThu 6:56 PM1501 km932 miles810 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaThu 6:56 PM1548 km962 miles836 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangThu 6:56 PM1709 km1062 miles923 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluThu 6:56 PM1710 km1063 miles924 nmNorth N
SurabayaThu 6:56 PM1776 km1104 miles959 nmNortheast NE
PalembangThu 6:56 PM1827 km1135 miles987 nmNorth N
DenpasarThu 7:56 PM1861 km1156 miles1005 nmNortheast NE
PerthThu 7:56 PM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmSoutheast SE
PontianakThu 6:56 PM2279 km1416 miles1231 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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