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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: 91%

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 Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 03' South, Longitude: 112° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.00 meters/second, 1533.6 km/hour, 952.9 miles/hour or 828.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.88 miwest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 minorth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 24' 22.3"952.71 miwest0° 06' 44.7"7.73 minorth953.03 mi
24 hours14° 02' 52.3"929.02 mieast3° 12' 24.1"220.48 minorth962.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DenpasarSun 10:10 PM977 km607 miles528 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalangSun 9:10 PM1004 km624 miles542 nmNorth N
MataramSun 10:10 PM1019 km633 miles550 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SurakartaSun 9:10 PM1068 km663 miles577 nmNorth N
SurabayaSun 9:10 PM1084 km674 miles585 nmNorth N
SemarangSun 9:10 PM1136 km706 miles613 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BandungSun 9:10 PM1238 km769 miles668 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaSun 9:10 PM1353 km841 miles731 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MakassarSun 10:10 PM1523 km946 miles822 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PerthSun 10:10 PM1686 km1048 miles910 nmSouth S

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